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TRUMP WI LAW AND ORDER SPEECH: HILLARY IS A BIGOT WHO PANDERS TO COMMUNITIES OF COLOR FOR THEIR VOTES

Trump Wisconsin Law and Order speech talking about the safety and opportunity of the black community: “We reject the bigotry of Hillary Clinton who panders to and talks down to the community of color and sees them only as votes. 36 more words

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Lonely Monsters: 4 Reasons to Go to WisCon

I went to WisCon last weekend ages ago and it was awesome!  The 40th feminist s/f conference in–you guessed it–Madison, Wisconsin, is chock full of amazing panels, really interesting writers, and lots o’ cool hair. 894 more words

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WISCON - "

Last Friday, “joy-wave” band Wiscon released a brand new single called “Wake Up.”

The track, which was recorded by music maven Brandon Eggleston (Mountain Goats, Modest Mouse, The Dandy Warhols), features warm, fuzzy guitar and synthesizer sounds and claustrophobic drumming, resulting in a Devo-like quirkiness. 166 more words

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My Half-Ass Recall Of The Last Month Because I Don't Make Great Adult Decisions

And when I say that I don’t make great adult decisions, I mean that I don’t say no to enough things in order to protect myself from how exhausted I currently am. 1,026 more words

WisCon's access expenditures

WisCon is a non-profit venture and our funds come from memberships.  So I think it’s appropriate to publish where the money goes, at least for my part. 271 more words

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Interaction badges: Pictures

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Green, yellow, and red interation badges in a WisCon purple badge holder. They stand vertical and so are visible above the horizontal badge.

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An Apology

At WisCon’s opening ceremonies I attempted to give an “elevator talk” (2 to 3 minutes) describing the social model of disability.

The metaphor I used was eye glasses and contact lenses: many of us wear corrective lenses and do not consider them to be a marker of disability. 198 more words

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