“Black children are not seen as innocent,” explains author Ebony Elizabeth Thomas.
How a liberal counter-mobilization is demanding an end to reactionary hysteria.
Josh Hawley exposes the inherent tensions in MAGA.
The worst of the industry is expensive and runs from useless to counterproductive.
Thhis fucking guy.
We’re still fighting for shit like accessible mathbooks, in 2023 for fuck sake, and this guy’s like “spend money you’d normally spend on diversity initiatives by giving it to poor people”.
God fuck these people.
Plus: A bipartisan victory.
Attached: 1 image Two things occurred the past week: 1. Illinois released a report detailing that 451 clergy sexually abused 1,997 children since 1950. The number of victims is more than 4x higher than the church previously acknowledged. 2. Target added some Pride merchandise in stores. Guess how much time Fox News gave each story? If the GOP cared about kids, they'd do something about school shootings and fund lunch programs, not scream at Target employees, ban drag shows, and loosen child labor laws.
When Republicans say "I don't like Trump's style but I support his policies" what they mean is "I like the racism and the fascism, but I don't like that you notice."
In a country that treats disabled people like expensive burdens and that teaches people to hate and fear disabilities, activists argue that true bodily autonomy is not possible.
Today marks 15 days since Florida's legislature banned most adult trans care. People continue to be unable to obtain their medications. People are suffering and turning to alternate means.
Torment Nexus Inc. urgently demands that governments pass regulation to make it illegal to build the torment nexus that it has already started building.
Elon Musk's Neuralink received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its first-in-human clinical trial, a critical milestone for the brain-implant startup as it faces U.S. probes over its handling of animal experiments.
Oh that’s just stellar.
The guy who can’t keep a microblogging site from falling over wants to implant a chip into your brain and get this, wants you to volunteer for the privilege.
Hard fucking pass.
A furry fandom con in Florida just announced it would ban minors based on the governor’s ridiculous laws
Nah Fam That's Speech, Come On Now
In the last month, two different hospitals both managed to almost kill D by medication errors. At least, I'm insisting they were errors, though such as they were is, I gather, not what is usually considered a "medication error". She was not administered too much, she was not administered someone else's meds, she wasn't administered something other that what was prescribed.
Stephen Wolfram explores the broader picture of what's going on inside ChatGPT and why it produces meaningful text. Discusses models, training neural nets, embeddings, tokens, transformers, language syntax.
If you're a corporate marketing officer concerned over what's happening with Target, let me make something abundantly clear: you will never appease anti-LGBTQ extremists.
Plus: What it means for Ukraine to finally receive F-16 fighter jets.
Hi hi hi!! Remember how we’re in the middle of the middle of the Torah now—Leviticus 19? The Holiness Code. The heart of the Torah. Literally getting to the core stuff, if you will. Aaand what’s one of the key messages Torah wants to make sure that we hear?