rhizomaticwarmachine
RhizomaticWarMachine
rhizomaticwarmachine
Mar 10 2016
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I agree with that last sentence, I think the rest of it is true, locally. Widen the scope, and things start looking a lot more dynamic and a lot more novel, imho.

Mar 10 2016
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An outlier of what, though? The event you’re focused on - what the polls you’ve been watching predict - or of a much larger process you’ve failed to notice, now intruding into your field of vision? I’m going with that second one. Read more

Mar 9 2016
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It’s my sense that they are using the wrong models, entirely. They appear to be assuming voter responses similar to those of recent election cycles, when something different is going on. Read more

Feb 21 2016
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White slavemistresees held power positions, and abused the fuck out of them. Women of all socioeconomic stations punch down viciously in order to preserve their own limited privileges, groaning beneath the weight of those above them. Women of all classes heinously abuse those in their power - children, servants, Read more

Feb 21 2016
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That “system” does include women. Ignoring that doesn’t strike me as a good call for the sake of women.

Feb 19 2016
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Me too, in no small part because it’s so often used to point us at supporting a particular woman who, when you step back, herself fails to adequately support other women.

Dec 26 2015
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Sorry for the monster delay in replying to your very thoughtful reply; life and holidays, and I wanted to give it the focused thought it definitely merits, as opposed to just flying by. Read more

Dec 15 2015
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I agree with a lot of what you say here: a lot of the ugliness other people put out there is stuff that we alone can’t change, and so much of the crap out there isn’t really personal in the sense that we’re just the latest person to slam into their structure of thought. And totally, of course: letting go of that Read more

Dec 15 2015
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Completely agree. Overwhelming children with information beyond their capacities is a terrible idea; there is a LittleMachine, and my bookshelf includes linear yards of nightmare fuel. She will not be getting near a lot of my lit for a while. Read more

Dec 15 2015
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While I left scorch marks exiting Catholicism, and will not be returning in part because of their intellectually indefensible and Biblically bizarre positions on women (such crap hermeneutics), I need to give credit where due: there is a reason women are historically loyal to the Catholic Church, and that is because Read more

Dec 15 2015
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No. We have too much unresolved social trauma, nationalism, and focus on money. Religion doesn’t actually make the top three, if you go count the bodies. Real talk: there are stats for this.