What does it say about the utter impotence of our mainstream democratic institutions that the demographic leading the charge to save our own habitat from destruction is one that doesn’t even have representation? Democracy isn’t a vote, it’s a struggle. It’s giving a damn.

@aral You mean how long has a vested interest in the way things are altered how we effect positive change? :P


@AraneaeDiscordia Basically, yes.

*writes hundreds of words*

*gets summarised in a sentence*


@aral We gotta start somewhere, and it takes someone saying something longform for someone to shorten it. i kinda have a vested interest in the question, so that's a shortcut.

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