Links, July 23

GENERAL SOCIAL JUSTICE
The Artificial Leaf Is Here. Again.
Checking Privilege-Checking
Gull Factory
I’m gutted about University Challenge. And it’s got nothing to do with Paxman
Honesty Comic
Cycling Activists Build Bamboo Car Skeletons to Demonstrate Space Taken by Single Occupancy Cars
Meet the ‘Radical Brownies’ – girl scouts for the modern age
On the old saw, “The left will never win due to in-fighting”

Boy Reportedly Told Not To Wear My Little Pony Backpack To Class:
“Noreen Bruce said officials at Buncombe County Schools recently told her son, Grayson, that he was not allowed to wear his My Little Pony backpack because it was a “trigger for bullying,” according to local outlet WLOS-TV.”—>thaaaat is not what triggering means

SOCIAL JUSTICE DISCOURSE/INSTITUTIONS
Triggering Me, Triggering You: Making Up Is Hard To Do

DISABILITY/MENTAL HEALTH
My Workout Buddy Outed Me as a Recovering Alcoholic
Self Care 101: 25 Small and No Nonsense Ways To Keep Your Shit Together
Don’t use the N-word or ‘faggots’ but ‘retards’ is fine
#fibromyalgia, #mecfs & “exercise”
One of the things that really sucks about being a naturally big person and having an eating disorder is that, like you said, people don’t view your struggle as valid.
When Is It Okay to Say “Retard”? Check This Chart
Help Is Not a Dirty Word: Constructing Independence As Something Other Than “Never Depending on Anyone”
The Cherry Cordial Revolution: Do I help Grandma, or do I follow the rules?
A Life Of Anxiety Documented

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