"I’m sorry to be rude or flippant, but the next time someone tells me that my demonstrably different brain chemistry can be solved by a quick shift in socioeconomic policy, I’m going to unhinge my jaw like a fucking rancor and swallow them whole. There is no utopian vision of a communist society where developmental and learning disabilities cease to exist. Any suggestion that a post-capitalist revolution will eradicate the otherness is bordering on genocidal fan fiction"
@stelepami Oh yeah, this is why the social model of disability is so important, to point out that barriers put up for us by the society we live in are not going to be the same in all possible societies. There definitely are ways that capitalism is super bad for almost all disabled people!
But some people talk like getting rid of capitalism will get rid of everything that disables us and that is far from true. Other systems can be just as ableist (or racist, sexist, etc) in their own ways.
This is a fun little video about how (in)feasible Noah's Ark would be:
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I used to be a mod. It's nothing like that.
Mods (generally) ACTUALLY help the community they're a part of!
I used to take my job very seriously, and there were checks and balances in place. If I banned someone without just cause, it was reversed and I was reprimanded. Too many of those and you'll get demodded.
if you think a mod in decentralised social media is in any way similar to a cop, you simply have never felt threatened by a cop
A black man, a white man, and a woman defied expertise saying it was impossible to operate on the heart. They performed the first pediatric cardiac operation, ushering in the era of cardiac surgery.
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/tilbots/status/1365024867200942084
Biden Unveils Cool Teen Migrant Detainment Center Where Youths Can Hang Out And Never Leave
Joe Biden has been president for 35 days and there are still concentration camps at the border.
The 1945 film "Brewster's Millions" was banned due to Brewster's African-American servant depicted as being "treated too well."
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/tilbots/status/1364651045016788993
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