The idea of omicron as “the live virus vaccination that everyone is hoping for” sounds a lot more consistent with current policy of deliberately forcing everyone into high exposure settings versus official claims that omicron is just impossible to mitigate
Would you help me tweet this around the world?
But kindness does not = justice
But civility is not the humane response to injustice
Love is essential
But love is not a passive, weeping bystander
Love puts in work.
Too often elected officials tweet and quote my Dad while standing in the way of progress on voting rights.
Honoring the #MLKLegacy means taking action to pass voting rights legislation. Call your senators.
Spread the word.
We must begin by honestly acknowledging the scope and complexity of the problem. Pundits and law professors cannot solve this in a sound bite or a law review article. There are no simple fixes or silver bullets.
I would just once again like to reiterate that you are by no means obligated to re-platform disinformation actors who have been deplatformed by reposting screenshots of all of their content to Twitter. Disinformation should not be treated as entertainment.
There’s never going to come a time where these people stop saying that moderation is the key to political crises even while moderation caused them.
It’s because those people are protecting their wealth and power and are terrified that they might lose it if anything changes.
Dear Good Guys,
As you know, weapons-grade propaganda (disinformation with powerful figures helming it + robust machinery supporting its maintenance & delivery, so that it can simultaneously reach vast swaths of a population AND drill down into the individual brain)… /1