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Forum: Discrimination 30th April 2015, 09:55
Replies: 24
Views: 1,911
Posted By Quail
If nobody has anything to say that wouldn't be...

If nobody has anything to say that wouldn't be more at home in Chit-Chat, I'm going to close this thread. This is a general warning to stay on topic.
Forum: Introductions 30th April 2015, 09:52
Replies: 6
Views: 156
Posted By Quail
Hi, welcome :) Your English seems fine to...

Hi, welcome :)

Your English seems fine to me! I'd be interested to know a bit about what things are like in France because I'd like to go there at some point. I read Le Monde Libertaire (paper of...
Forum: Franšais 30th April 2015, 09:42
Replies: 61
Sticky: Bienvenue
Views: 8,335
Posted By Quail
Bienvenue :)

Bienvenue :)
Forum: Discrimination 28th April 2015, 19:58
Replies: 37
Views: 3,146
Posted By Quail
This thread keeps coming back... One thing I've...

This thread keeps coming back... One thing I've considered is sleeping with 20,000 women would probably make my life very awkward, in that they'd all be friends, or friends of friends, or friends...
Forum: Learning 28th April 2015, 19:54
Replies: 48
Views: 1,128
Posted By Quail
Any more personal attacks in this thread and the...

Any more personal attacks in this thread and the users responsible will receive an infraction.

I feel like I've explained this so many times, but I don't understand why someone who isn't a...
Forum: Discrimination 27th April 2015, 21:55
Replies: 94
Views: 3,002
Posted By Quail
Must admit I've only been paying enough attention...

Must admit I've only been paying enough attention to this thread to moderate it, so I apologise if I'm just repeating stuff that's already been said.

I think the idea of privilege is useful, but...
Forum: Learning 22nd April 2015, 08:33
Replies: 22
Views: 594
Posted By Quail
I have a 5 year old child, and I would never hit...

I have a 5 year old child, and I would never hit him. I don't like the idea of controlling children by fear, which is basically what that kind of punishment is doing. If he does something really bad,...
Forum: Womens' Struggle 21st April 2015, 11:34
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By Quail
I don't have time to write out a long response,...

I don't have time to write out a long response, but any consistent anarchist or communist would agree that if someone abuses you, it is absolutely not your fault. You didn't "let it happen" and I'm...
Forum: Discrimination 20th April 2015, 10:00
Replies: 32
Views: 1,771
Posted By Quail
It's interesting you say that, because I remember...

It's interesting you say that, because I remember my first crush on a girl, but I didn't realise that was what it was at the time. Like I hadn't even considered that the reason I blushed and my heart...
Forum: Mutual Aid & DIY 10th April 2015, 10:18
Replies: 5
Views: 774
Posted By Quail
Debt Collectors and the Law

I thought it might be useful to have some information collected here about debt collectors and what our rights are if they come knocking. I know that in the UK legally they have no right to enter...
Forum: Womens' Struggle 1st April 2015, 17:29
Replies: 2
Views: 284
Posted By Quail
Twenty-year sentence handed to Purvi Patel for death of foetus.

Source (http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/twentyyear-sentence-handed-to-purvi-patel-for-death-of-foetus-condemned-by-womens-groups-10148831.html)
Forum: Practice & Propaganda 25th March 2015, 11:51
Replies: 4
Views: 317
Posted By Quail
Oddly enough that was my first thought when I saw...

Oddly enough that was my first thought when I saw it too.
Forum: Practice & Propaganda 24th March 2015, 12:01
Replies: 4
Views: 317
Posted By Quail
Fire at AK Press

A few people shared this on social media so thought I'd share it here.



Link (http://www.akpress.org/fire-relief.html)
Forum: Mutual Aid & DIY 23rd March 2015, 10:07
Replies: 31
Views: 2,245
Posted By Quail
I think this thread might be better placed in...

I think this thread might be better placed in Mutual Aid & DIY. Moved.
Forum: Politics 20th March 2015, 13:47
Replies: 23
Views: 1,072
Posted By Quail
Actually, I banned them for a racist thread that...

Actually, I banned them for a racist thread that never made it past our censors *cough* moderators... (http://www.revleft.com/vb/showpost.php?p=2823686&postcount=448)
Forum: Sports & Health 15th March 2015, 11:46
Replies: 82
Views: 4,858
Posted By Quail
I think it's pretty important to do a sport where...

I think it's pretty important to do a sport where you actually get to spar. I think in a life or death situation I'd definitely fight dirty, but it's useful to practice against an opponent who is...
Forum: Politics 13th March 2015, 22:07
Replies: 27
Views: 844
Posted By Quail
This reads like a short poem :wub: (I'm...

This reads like a short poem :wub:

(I'm drunk and will reply to your post tomorrow Xhar-Xhar)
Forum: Politics 13th March 2015, 12:11
Replies: 27
Views: 844
Posted By Quail
Are you talking about people using "being...

Are you talking about people using "being triggered" as a way of shielding themselves from valid criticism/shutting down the conversation? I'm a bit confused by your example.
Forum: Politics 13th March 2015, 08:28
Replies: 27
Views: 844
Posted By Quail
I dunno, I often see people doing stuff like...

I dunno, I often see people doing stuff like sharing articles on facebook with a trigger warning for rape when the word rape is in the title of the article. I think that's kind of pointless.


...
Forum: Politics 11th March 2015, 19:25
Replies: 23
Views: 1,072
Posted By Quail
I banned the OP for trolling btw.

I banned the OP for trolling btw.
Forum: Politics 11th March 2015, 13:10
Replies: 27
Views: 844
Posted By Quail
I've been using trigger warnings for about 10...

I've been using trigger warnings for about 10 years, mostly on mental health websites but also more widely now that they're kind of more mainstream.

I think there should be content warnings for...
Forum: Politics 10th March 2015, 20:50
Replies: 27
Views: 844
Posted By Quail
Has this actually happened or is it just a straw...

Has this actually happened or is it just a straw man? Who would write an article about ham sandwiches anyway.

On a more serious note, I do think that trigger warnings are over-used but at the same...
Forum: Womens' Struggle 9th March 2015, 13:46
Replies: 229
Views: 18,786
Posted By Quail
It's about using your partner's weight and...

It's about using your partner's weight and momentum against them, so to an extent size differences shouldn't matter. You get your opponent to move where you want them to move so that you can get your...
Forum: Womens' Struggle 9th March 2015, 09:45
Replies: 229
Views: 18,786
Posted By Quail
I might be quite unfit at the moment (and I'm not...

I might be quite unfit at the moment (and I'm not exactly amazing at Judo in the first place), but I think size can matter. I'm 55kg (my aim of getting back under 52 gets further and further away...)...
Forum: Womens' Struggle 8th March 2015, 19:26
Replies: 229
Views: 18,786
Posted By Quail
Another Judo based one... I feel as though people...

Another Judo based one... I feel as though people really talk down to me sometimes, in a way that they most definitely wouldn't talk down to a male blue belt. I had a yellow belt spend ages...
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