Friends, Oaklanders, and #oakmtg addicts, lend me your ears: I come to bury this this cycle of Police Commission Selection Panel Meetings, not to praise it.Join me at 6PM as
1/ [Thread 1 of 2]Judges, Jesus and justifications 2/ In 2000, when US Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas was deciding if George W. Bush or Al Gore would be
This will become a thread on 2020 reading. The first book I've finished this year is Unfollow by Megan Phelps-Roper. A powerful, empathetic and personal memoir about family and rejecting
PDX voters, I promised you some juicy school board races. Your ballot for the May 2021 election should be in the mail, so let’s get into all the little details.
Pandemics are portals https://www.ft.com/content/10d8f5e8-74eb-11ea-95fe-fcd274e920ca A portal to smashing structural racism, sexism, heteronormativity & ableism?to everyone calling bullshit on folks, businesses & institutions that
This is a thread about Marc Collins-Rector and the powerful child rape ring which extends from the BBS era to the cryptocurrency era with ties throughout entertainment and silicon valley,
For each working day of my sabbat (starting 28th Jan), I’m going to recommend Northern Irish fiction on this thread, focusing on voices outside of the mainstream. For anyone who
Andrew James Carter
Since JK Rowling has blocked any reply to this litany of half-truths and transphobic dogwhistles, I thought I'd catalogue them properly here:https://twitter.com/jk_rowling/status/1270749170215903232 1a. In the case of Maya Forstater.Fir
Check your knowledge. Retweet for awareness. For nonspeaking autistic people, good fine motor skills and coordination are rare.Expressive facial communication, fancy dance movements -- these things are SUPER difficult for
Ok. So this is bonkers. People will look at Twitter's actions against @CassandraRules and @LLinWood as crossing the threshold into policing opinions entirely.It's what everyone feared would one day come.
Gwen Snyder is uncivil
(Thread)Socially distanced community organizing & dirtbag bro brigading about the supposed chasm between "real life" organizing and being "Very Online" has me thinking a lot lately about the myth of
Finally got around to collecting and organizing the criminal level of issues Pakistani women are faced with.In lieu of Aurat March and every day in this country,here is a thread
i will never learn how to spell massachusetts massacheusetts? massachewsetts? massachusitts? massachusets? massachussets? massuchussets? massucheezits? there's literally no way to know ANYWAY, mushycheezits has like a buuuuuunch of NRHPs. 4,318!
2020 Art Thread! I'm ready! Kicking the year off with furniture and household objects by Italian designer and architect Ettore Sottsass, 1980s. After starting his career with Olivetti, he founded
Holy shit you guys, I'm sorry it has taken so long but I came across info I needed to verify, and I think I can now. I don't have anything
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We're back soon for xouncil's public hearing on rental homes at Broadway & Alma.On the one side we have:Transit oriented!Badly needed rental homes!20% below market!Zero displacement!On the other hand we