My faith is in the spectre and there it shall remain– (via harrysmithsroom)
class-struggle-anarchism asked: alright mucker, is it just me or have you not been around for ages? Have you been celebrating the Celts winning the league this whole time ;) I changed my url from servile masses arise to this by the way . . . Hail Hail
Things White Liberals Like to Think About #589:
The Promise of Equality in America.
Maurice Sendak RIP
Q: What does austerity get you?
A: Neo-Nazis in your parliament.
How does this sort of rhetoric "not harm females"?
interruptions replied to your post: For Her, Seeing is Believing: Patriarchal Feminist Theory (White People Problems) Check out the def they provide of “gender identity” at note xxix in the communication the FAQ is about. Apparently only trans people have one. Thanks for the head’s up. I hadn’t read all of it, but it’s craptastic stuff. From the get-go, I realized Brennan is...
Things Principals Say To Teachers and Students
At (THIS SCHOOL), you leave your first amendment rights at the door. About teachers and students who work and attend and in response to several high school students choosing to wear all black and refusing to speak in order to participate in this year’s recent Day of Silence. Remember, kids. You cannot sign away your rights, no matter what your employers or guardians think. Making the...
For Her, Seeing is Believing: Patriarchal Feminist...
Catherine Brennan has found comfort supporting a common, traditional, patriarchal binary for sex and further desires to seek her destiny in the limitations of a well-defined, pseudo-scientific and unnatural, that is, ideological and static female sex that belongs to her by birth, giving owning it a grotesque new sense. She is female because she’s inherited the property, the organs she found...
Someone like Jean-Luc Godard is for me intellectual counterfeit money when...– Werner Herzog (via cherrypicker) (via drakecaperton) (via onechair-barbershop) (via a-rebel-without-applause)
How Occupy Oakland co-opted city's historic...
tierracita: Occupy Oakland may have been “at it for months,” but the group’s naive attempt at supporting the struggles of our most vulnerable communities fell flat on May 1. May Day marches in the past, typically led by the immigrant rights group Oakland Sin Fronteras - OSF - served to highlight the fight for immigrant rights. But this year, it was Occupy Oakland and the Black Bloc that made...
It’s one thing to put a character you want to flesh out fully through a lot of...– Alyssa Rosenberg gets it. I’ve often said Glee is poorly written, but Rosenberg summarizes why (I think it’s poor writing) very well. Her editorial on Think Progress.
dagNotes: Structural Privilege White Privilege...
I’ve been busy preparing to move to Cambodia and getting set up for a month of writing. As I’ve written before, I really won’t be back to blogging until July. Most of the notes I’ve received during my downtime have been about whiteness and white privilege. I’m working through my archives to produce a post with links to past posts and highlights of what I’ve...
Anonymous asked: Hey. Sweet writings. I've got a good friend going to Seoul soon. Anarchist, queer, punk (the real kind), working-class fellow. Consciousness much like yours. What would he enjoy in Seoul? What should he see?
The working class and the employing class have...
moving into the studio today. thirty days. writing. it’s good to finally have a place to settle into, even if for only month. I’m ready to write. this is the first time since studying for my comprehensive exams, eight years ago, that I’ve taken a retreat for any length of time. very excited. if you’re around and free late evenings, I can meet. drop me a message. ...
an injury to one is an injury to all
He could not get away from that grim notion that true violence is that of the...– Roland Barthes, Roland Barthes (via sonofapritch) my students could learn a thing or two from Roland Barthes (via sonofapritch)