what is FALGSC?
it's shorthand for a time and place beyond scarcity, where everyone gets enough to live and live well, no one needs to die of hunger or exposure or preventable sickness, no one needs to work themselves to death performing the fundamental labor of society, and we are all free to live our truths ✊ 🌈 🚀
also gay moonbases 🌔 👾
Watching Day After Tomorrow as Chicago gets colder than Antarctic and unprecedented snow in Hawaii, it's like 90's/noughties disaster movies were predicting the future.
Scientists: "Mr. Politician, Mr. Business, a global catastrophe is looming unless we act now."
Guy: "Hahaha, climate change is a myth, it's just a little bad weather, go away."
*Everyone and everything destroyed*
Seeing a lot of new folks on Mastodon and that makes me SUPER HAPPY. If you haven't checked out my quick-start guide it'll help you navigate this weird platform:
I'm a whiteperson and I spend most of my time listening to whitepeople. #ff intention: to follow more people (esp women) of color on Mastodon. Who do you know/recommend?
Peak white feminism
Carceral, imperial, racist and woke af
Founders Louise and Veronica in Peru visiting our team on the inside. #madebywomeninprison #carcelclothing #futureoffashion
"Black Snake Killaz: a #NoDAPL story (120 mins) [by Unicorn Riot, licensed under creative commons] chronicles the resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline from April 2016 through March 2017...The importance of the water protectors' story grows as fossil fuel extraction projects continue to impact some of the most vulnerable communities throughout the world."
You can find free #PublicDomainEbooks really easily using switching.social's eBook search page:
The search covers a wide variety of public domain sites, and includes many different languages.
My game where a social worker for homeless robots takes on a cabal of capitalist billionaire CEO-Kings is cheap rn! :)
"The art and writing are stellar. Its a great cyberpunk adventure."
I'm one-person indie business so this is food/rents money, much appreciated!
#Capitalism is a reasonable economic system that destroys 100 million trees a year to mass-produce something that literally no one asked for and literally everyone hates
“If you have nothing to hide, you have nothing to fear” about privacy is backwards. If *companies* have nothing to hide about what they are tracking, they should have nothing to fear about disclosing it.
How Finland solved homelessness with one simple policy shift
“We have to help people who are in the most difficult position, whatever the reason they have become homeless”
QUEER.ARCHIVE.WORK is an urgent act of publishing that’s radical, messy, and future-looking. It’s a signal sent out into muddy waters, the start of a speculative practice emerging from (and moving towards) the undercommons—a collective place for subversive artists and writers who reject normative narratives. THIS PUBLICATION IS A LOOSE ASSEMBLING OF QUEER METHODOLOGIES, WITH A PARTICULAR VIEW TOWARDS NETWORK CULTURE, FAILURE, AND REFUTATION. https://queer.archive.work/1/index.html