The fact is, I don’t think SF can be really utopian. I mean utopia presupposes a pretty static, unchanging, and rather tyrannical world. You know: ‘I know the best way to live, and I’m going to tell you how to do it, and if you dare do anything else…’
Prosecutors said freeing animals was “violent civil disobedience” as two activists are charged under the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act.
I don’t get why we treat discourse as something that everyone has equal access to.
Saturday 28th June 2014
Firstly I have to apologise for not writing back to everyone that has sent me letters and cards. The love, support and solidarity is truly awesome and very humbling. I have quite a backlog to reply to, but I very much appreciate receiving them.
The whole court case…
17 year old Mohammad Abu Khdeir’s body found charred and killed this morning in Occupied Jerusalem. Security Cameras showed Mohammad being kidnapped by settlers, where he was carried into a vehicle and later tortured and killed. He was returning from morning prayer but never made it home.
!!!! Marsha P. Johnson & Sylvia Rivera, veterans of the Stonewall Rebellion and founders of S.T.A.R. (Street Transvestite Action Revolutionaries), at the Christopher Street Liberation Day, Gay Pride Parade, NYC. June 24, 1973.
Hirstory lesson time! When heading to all your “Pride” parties this weekend, don’t forget the people who came before us, those who paved the way, who are often overlooked especially by mainstream LGB(T) “culture”.
Marsha P Johnson was an American transgender rights activist, Queen of Stonewall and Transgender Revolutionary. She was a co-founder of Street Transvestite Action Revolutionaries (S.T.A.R.) in the early 1970s and became the “mother” of S.T.A.R. House along with Sylvia Rivera. They would get together food and clothing to help support the young trans women living in the house on the lower East Side of NYC.
For any aces (or their allo partners!) looking for non-sexual ways to be intimate.
I don’t think it’s on this list, but painting on them (with kiddie washable paint, like Crayola) is another way.