i’m a disabled trans lesbian of color who has recently run away from abusive family members, and for the time being i’m staying at a friend’s place since i have nowhere else to go. ever since then, i’ve been paying for my living expenses with the help of some donations…
you can’t “fix” detroit with yelling WOW SIGNAL BOOST THIS THEYRE AMERICANS. those responsible for the detroit disaster area know exactly who lives there. it didn’t happen yesterday
detroit is the wasteland of the white colonialist state. of course it’s a fucking human rights emergency, it has been for years. how disgusting is it to appeal to the very nationalism constituting that state for some kind of hope, some kind of rescue. what kind of thought process happens here
Did you guys know thousands in Detroit are experiencing water shutoffs?
Like, thousands in Detroit are living without running water?
United States of America?
Who have been so neglected by their local / state / federal govs…
Okay, this is right and important, I’m going to remove the previous post. I’m on mobile with limited time right now, so I can’t say much about having reblogged that uncritically except that I saw something about Detroit from myc and from a cursory glance dismissed the references to American-ness as incidental tumblr liberalism, which yeah isn’t harmless.
(also, the extent to which the residents of Detroit are treated as Americans, human “like us” and deserving of Exceptionality being highly conditional)
i say this a lot of ways. “gender abolitionism”, “sex abolitionism”, “gender/sex abolitionism”, etc.
this is because i need to distinguish it from an extremly narrowly constructed program, which has historically been a primarily afab project, to remove gender (the way…
Israel is a travesty of the ideals of a Jewish state.