The idea for this blog originated from Chris Blake’s white paper: A Simple Blockchain Based Protocol for Transparent and Well-Incentivized Digital Content Production, which he will probably send you if you ask.
Digital content marketplaces tend to have a high noise to…
Trauma is a deeply distressing or disturbing experience.
Secondary trauma occurs when others invalidate the effects of the trauma you experienced, or when they deny it happened. It can take many shapes, some being worst than others.
Trigger warning for yall, this is…
What gives someone power over someone else? And does this power come from a legitimate (granted) or illegitimate (taken) source?
It’s usually one of these factors:
Any of these forms…
What are the specific measures you would use to put a dollar value on a human life?
It’s not a hypothetical question. These are very real questions that AI ethics researchers are trying to answer. When they program self driving cars. When they…
When Brock Turner uses his (white, privileged male) power to get out of jail for rape, it’s an abuse of power.
When Nelson Mandela goes to jail for protesting apartheid in South Africa, it’s a responsible use of power.
Responsible uses of power means you understand the consequences of your actions, act accordingly, and live through the consequences of your actions. Trying to use your power to get out of reasonable consequences is an abuse and misuse of power.
That’s it, that’s the post.
Use your power responsibly yall.
Nobody proof read this because honestly this probably should’ve been a twitter thread
The ‘my ex is an asshole’ conversation is always an interesting conversation to have your with current significant other (SO).
What’s more interesting is when your current SO is (was?) best friends with your ex. That… leads to some interesting conversations.
This is the breakdown of how I discovered my power posturing (& making angry demands) really stemmed from fear, and how I concluded that fear and excessive use of power are two sides of the same coin.
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Let me tell you my simple plan to very nicely burn down the patriarchy. Believe it or not, you have the power to join me in my quest.
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LIFE is TRAUMA.
This is a fact.
This is also not necessarily a bad thing: minor trauma aka stress can boost memory, heighten our senses due to the fight/flight response, and eventually reduce fear of future challenging experiences (kinda like inoculation) . This kind of stress, eustress, is defined as…