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I think we should talk more often about layers of gender. I don't generally buy models of gender that talk about it as a property of some inner being. And with the social construction and negotiation of gender comes the opportunity for gender code switching and overlapping genders in different gender systems. Trying to condense these experiences into a single label, in which they have to compete is conceptual violence.

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so doordash does predatory pricing and opens accounts for restaurants that haven't asked for anything, reselling the food for less than they pay for it (reasoning being that right now they just burn investors' money, and when they're the only ones on the market they'll raise the prices).

A person on HN has exploited that to get free meals to homeless people and make a little money off doordash

guess what HN has to say about it

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that scene in the newer thomas crown affair where they're reviewing security footage and realize that the bench has an extra leg 

but it's me discovering a box of cereal under the coffee table at eleven o'clock on a saturday night

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COWBOY DAN, WHILE FIRING HIS RIFLE IN THE SKY: God if i have to die you will have to die!!!
GOD: Who The Hell Is That
ANGEL: that's Cowboy Dan, sir. he's a major player in the cowboy scene
GOD: What

Book Recommendations please! 

@Moss Sci-Fi
• To Be Taught, If Fortunate — Becky Chambers
• An unkindness of ghosts — Solomon Rivers
• A memory Called Empire — Ardady Martine

Graphic Novels
• Delicious in Dungeon — Ryoko Kui
• My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness — Kabi Nagata
• Louis Riel — Chester Brown

Gay Shit
• The Invention of Heterosexual Culture — Louis-Georges Tin (technically the opposite of gay shit but also not)
• Paradise Rot — Jenny Hval

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Book Recommendations please! 


• The Black Jacobins — C.L.R. James
• An indigenous People's History of the US — Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
• How Europe Underdeveloped Africa — Walter Rodney

• Brother I'm Dying — Edwidge Danticat
• Seize the Time: The Story of the Black panther Party and Huey P. Newton — Bobby Seale
• Assata — Assata Shakur

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Book Recommendations please! 

@Moss Here are 20 books I like. within categories, they're roughly sorted by how much I like them (top=fave):

• Rebellion in Patagonia — Osvaldo Bayer
• Demanding the Impossible — Peter Marshall
• Militant Anti-Fascism — M. Testa

• Women, Race, and Class — Angela Y. Davis
• How Captialism Underdeveloped Black America — Manning Marable
• Writings of the Luddites — Kevin Binfield

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I think you should have to tag your posts food(+) if you're eating and food(-) if you're shitting. just my opinion

anyone befriend a catfish today?

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