"She currently works for a non-profit, helping them in digital strategy"
And she's one of us!!!
A 23 year old muslim Indian American woman in the northwest Chicago suburbs unseated an incumbant republican to become the first South Asian person voted to the IL state legislature. She's 23!! https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/23-year-old-nabeela-syed-becomes-youngest-general-assembly-member/2992403/
Content warning: politics, elections
I'm feeling stressed about the elections today. There is such a strong aparatus of disinformation that's acting as confirmation bias of long-held racist, sexist, transphobic beliefs. How do we shift people's thinking when so much media is screaming at them that they're right?
I'm baking cookies right now, and my kiddo and I will swing by our polling place and give them away in a few.
@thisisaaronland I see you made the move! Did you lose all your t...oots? I spun up a new server and made the move, too, and I think I lost all my t...oots.
I don't know what I'm doing. Experimenting with spinning up a new social platform because we don't need billionaires to connect with each other online. he/him
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