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7 Ways To Resist Eurocentric Beauty Standards (And Move Towards Radical Self-Love)
Representation matters. When beauty is a standard and the only standards of beauty are Eurocentric — and aggressively mired in sexist, cissexist restrictions of the gender binary — we all lose, especially those of us who do not, cannot, and will not conform. It breeds a culture of toxicity, other-hatred, and self-hatred that we must fight. We can fight it with radical self-love, inclusivity, a conscious celebration of difference, and respect.
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2 days ago by laurenipsum
Beyond the Wages of Whiteness: Du Bois on the Irrationality of Antiblack Racism | Items
Ella Myers provides an account of W. E. B. Du Bois’s nuanced analysis of the sense of entitlement among whites in the United States. Drawing from Du Bois’s Black Reconstruction and other writings, Myers draws attention to both the concept of a compensatory “wage” that elevates the social status of lower class whites in ways that bind them to white capital, but also to the irrational aspects of antiblack racism. Myers’s essay complements the earlier Reading Racial Conflict essay by J. Phillip Thompson on Black Reconstruction, and also makes a direct connection to debates on the role of the white working class in Trump’s electoral victory.
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2 days ago by laurenipsum
The Do’s and Don’ts of Developer Demos – tecosystems
Nice, quick advice from @sogrady of "do's and don'ts of developer demos." https://t.co/p3PmwOnydT < keeping this in mind for demos tomorrow
– Richard Seroter (rseroter) http://twitter.com/rseroter/status/845281189556477953
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2 days ago by eeichinger
GitHub - robharrop/ltlap
Code, slides and data from my load testing talk at yesterday's @GOTONights: https://t.co/YMeOOW7GDB
– Rob Harrop (robertharrop) http://twitter.com/robertharrop/status/845232188102758401
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2 days ago by eeichinger
Keeping your money under the bed is simple, keeping it as well as a bank can at home isn’t
Businesses should use commodity platform & components, focus on their own value add. Well said by @doctor_julz https://t.co/f928PJPZcw
– Liz Rice (lizrice) http://twitter.com/lizrice/status/845185420849655809
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3 days ago by eeichinger
Twitter
A quick review of "Event-Driven" VS "Message-Driven" #Reactive systems - broadcasts vs addressable recipients… https://t.co/AHXWoTQ7fq
– Lightbend (lightbend) http://twitter.com/lightbend/status/845132075002806272
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3 days ago by eeichinger
Twitter
And weirdness strikes back. In a completely unrelated optimization work, I just blew up my previous improvements. c… https://t.co/PKzHUjTsH6
– Federico Andres Lois (federicolois) http://twitter.com/federicolois/status/845042798718017537
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3 days ago by eeichinger
Twitter
It's either the camera shutter speed of this prop needs some viagra. https://t.co/QjreWHvUUg
– Car Crash TV (Crashingtv) http://twitter.com/Crashingtv/status/845036899278487554
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3 days ago by eeichinger
Twitter
The next time someone asks for an example of a successful company that doesn't use sales commissions: Marshall Ind. https://t.co/ID0baqtZfa
– (((Noah Cantor))) (nrcantor) http://twitter.com/nrcantor/status/844979108765454337
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