Rambling thought: organising needs set pieces like football
once when I tried to start a union, a coworker said to me "I don't want to join a union because unions make life easier and I'm not lazy like that" and I was floored.
We need to practice what to say and do. Especially those of us like me without great social skills
Does anyone know why TX go BUZZ BUZZ rather than answer questions verbally?
Me: I should learn not to say everything that crosses my mind
Also me, three seconds later: Maybe we should rename aspidistras to autisticdistras
Gender reveal malarkey
You know things are getting out of hand when Wikipedia has a list about it
You know when you see an athlete in the Olympics winning a medal. Most of the work they put in wasn't on the track that day: it was getting up early every day for years for gruelling training in all weathers.
Well, you and I are the athletes. The Olympics is the general strike. The medal is what that strike will win. And the training is workplace and community organising, and it starts *now*.
Across the road from the hospital, a banner says:
HOSPITAL WORKERS— SALFORD LOVES YOU — 0161
It's true— we do. #ILoveTheNHS
masturbation; sex ed
Oh, and a teacher told us that "looking at porn is okay". He meant masturbating, but I had no access to porn so I didn't get his euphemism.
The dreams I plant in someone's mind may bloom as hope for humankind
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