My wisdom for the day: Let negativity flow through, be acknowledged, and pass. Just trying to stop it makes the negativity stream push back harder.

Ignorance is not bliss.

Ignorance is a constant nagging feeling that something isn't right, though you can't quite put your finger on it.

It takes a lot of courage to explore that feeling to see where it leads.

Remember, folks, self-care is important. Take a moment for yourself. Get a mug of tea. Go outside and enjoy the sun, if you can. Even if you're working, give yourself a break to collect your thoughts. Stretch a bit.

Be kind to yourself!

Assimilationist queers will always hate me, and people like me, because I threaten the narrative that "queer people aren't so different."
We are different, that's what makes us better. Fuck you.

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Capitalism will do everything it can to make you feel like a useless, worthless nothing.

Fuck capitalism. Fuck the institutions that uphold and defend it. Fuck the police. Fuck the banks. Your value is not defined by how productive or profitable you are.

Fuck everything in this society that tries to beat you down. You deserve better than that.

Also, good morning.

Hey folks! If you can, donate a few bucks towards this gofundme to help someone in need of a new emotional support animal after theirs recently passed. gofundme.com/f/emotional-suppo

I'm also personally enraged at the millions of things that make academic shit and educational systems in general impenetrable and inaccessible (and just straight up fucking broken and wrong in the case of educational systems). I want nothing but to share my love for learning and things I find fascinating, and I have no understanding of people who want to make knowledge more exclusive

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You're cool, and good, and you deserve good things

"Punishable By Fine" is capitalist for "Legal If Rich Enough."

MH/system - 

I just realized:

I wonder how many stereotypes about mentally ill people (particularly BPD) come from the system forcing us to manipulate our therapists just to access our basic human right to care without losing our basic human right to freedom.

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