Pinned toot

Thirty year old bi/ace agender person who's into reading, animals, (some) video games. Married to a cishet man with three dogs, two rabbits, and a chinchilla.

Radically fat positive, ACAB, ALAB, fuck TERFS and SWERFS. I am pro workers rights, including sex workers! Full decrim now!

Severely mentally ill (BPD and GAD) and autistic, can't work and don't want to.

Try to practice radical kindness, often fall short. Will use any CW you ask me to and try to be a good mod for you x

Riot Games just fired two employees, both longtime activists for gender diversity within the company, for calling out gamergaters who whined about a no-men-allowed panel at PAX West, because we have learned nothing from Jessica Price:

(So if you play League of Legends, this is the part where you find another MOBA to get into.)

Intersex Show more

absolutely gross ableism, fuck it's bad, bird site, swearing Show more

a very tired batista today asked me if I would like coffee in my latte 😂

If anyone is interested I’ve made our instance a tumblr which is mostly just to keep all the code of conduct in one nice easily viewable place there’s also a new section on the moderator team and what conduct you can expect from us!

birdsite, TERFs, nazi Show more

The greatest lesson I’ve learned in my life is that when I’ve said something to offend or hurt someone, even if it’s unintentional, to just apologize, the same way that if I accidentally stepped on your toe I would automatically say, “Oh, I’m sorry! Are you ok?”

(Rather than, “That wasn’t my intention and I didn’t do it on purpose, so you can’t be hurt. Your foot is feeling things that aren’t there! The pain isn’t real because I’m not a foot stepper! *That* person’s foot doesn’t hurt!”)

Please boost my Sleepy as I have to waken him to take him for a wee

Activism Action: UK Gov Gender Recognition Consultation Show more

Naming Pokemon Show more

The bouncer squints skeptically at the ID. "This really you?" he asks, half-jokingly.

"Well, no, it's not," Magritte says, "it's a representation of--"

We will never have a safe and respectful online space (not just on Masto, but on a fork or anywhere else) until we acknowledge ALL the insidious ways abusers abuse. Over & over I see people saying that someone isn't responsible for their followers going after someone they CLEARLY set up as a target. "But he didn't tell them to attack her." No, but he talked about her again & again, negatively & as the wronged party, until his followers saw her as an enemy. We need to recognize this as abuse.

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) colour contrast information is great but it is limited.

You should test and consider more around colour including how colour blindness affects contrast.

Can read the overview of the guidelines here:

CWing your shitposts is helpful! Show more

@maloki can I ask you a moderation question? totally fine if not =]

boost for "fuck landlords", fav for "fuck landlords". you can do both but it doesn't stack

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mastodon isn’t just a website, it is a federation—think star trek. thousands of independent communities running mastodon form a coherent network, where while every planet is different, being part of one is being part of the whole. is a small, friendly family-like instance aligned with queer, leftist anti-oppressive politics. welcome!