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Parents with Inconvenient Truths about Trans (PITT) β€’ 3832 implied HN points β€’ 09 Feb 24
  1. The importance of finding hope and strength in situations of enduring challenges, such as coping with a cancer diagnosis or supporting a child through difficult times.
  2. The ongoing journey of healing involves balancing the knowledge gained from experiences with actively working towards personal healing and self-care.
  3. The significance of continuing to support others going through similar challenges while also focusing on one's own well-being by engaging in activities that bring comfort and peace.
Erin In The Morning β€’ 4147 implied HN points β€’ 23 Jan 24
  1. Utah bill may charge transgender individuals for using bathroom of their gender identity.
  2. Opposition to the bill includes concerns about invasive genital exams for transgender people.
  3. The bill would ban legal recognition and have implications for cisgender individuals as well.
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Parents with Inconvenient Truths about Trans (PITT) β€’ 3105 implied HN points β€’ 18 Jan 24
  1. The parent shared the challenges of raising a child with special needs, including struggles with school, relationships, and support from others.
  2. Despite exhausting efforts to seek help through various professionals and services, the parent faced setbacks and found limited solutions.
  3. The parent's world was further shaken when their child decided to transition, causing deep emotional turmoil and financial strain.
The Flawed Yogi Report β€’ 99 implied HN points β€’ 09 May 24
  1. Following your passion can be incredibly exciting and liberating, leading to personal growth and bravery.
  2. Pursuing your passion may not be easy, but it can ease suffering and bring positive experiences.
  3. Passions can lead you to gain more knowledge than expected, and they allow you to contribute meaningfully to your corner of the universe.
The Contender β€’ 1277 implied HN points β€’ 29 Jan 24
  1. The writer discusses the experience of being a fan of a tragic sports team like the Lions.
  2. Fans were warned about possible heartbreak if the Lions achieved success, which later proved true.
  3. Despite the pain, fans are advised to endure and continue supporting their team.
#The100DayProject Newsletter β€’ 1120 implied HN points β€’ 29 Jan 24
  1. #The100DayProject is a global art project where people commit to creating something every day for 100 days.
  2. The next round of the project begins on February 18, 2024.
  3. Participants can choose any action like drawing, writing, dancing, etc., and share their progress online with the hashtag #The100DayProject.
Substack β€’ 745 implied HN points β€’ 16 Feb 24
  1. Substack is making efforts to ease the lives of writers by introducing a Writer Success team, chatbot, and tools to support them.
  2. The new Writer Success team is focused on technical support, educational resources, and supporting the writer community for a better experience.
  3. Substack's chatbot taps into years of knowledge to provide writers instant help, addressing common issues and connecting them with support.
Dada Drummer Almanach β€’ 178 implied HN points β€’ 12 Mar 24
  1. The Living Wage for Musicians Act was introduced by Rep. Rashida Tlaib and Rep. Jamaal Bowman to address fair pay in the music industry.
  2. The bill was a collaborative effort involving UMAW, the Cyberlaw Clinic at Harvard Law School, and various legal experts and industry stakeholders.
  3. Musicians and supporters can participate by learning about the bill's goals and advocating for it to their representatives.
Weight and Healthcare β€’ 758 implied HN points β€’ 22 Nov 23
  1. During the holiday season, there is often an increase in diet culture behaviors like food policing and body shaming.
  2. Strategies like ignoring/responding silently, setting boundaries, and engaging in conversations can help navigate inappropriate comments about food and body during gatherings.
  3. It's important to prioritize enjoying meals in peace and remember that others' opinions about our food choices are not our concern.
Thinking about... β€’ 164 implied HN points β€’ 01 Mar 24
  1. A fundraiser successfully raised $1.9 million to install a passive drone-detection system in Ukraine to protect critical infrastructure and save lives.
  2. The fundraiser reached its goal to fund 5,000 sensors for protection in eight Ukrainian regions, with installation planned in the coming weeks.
  3. Support is still needed to reach the goal of installing 12,000 total sensors to protect the entire country, and there are other fundraisers available for additional support.
The Shift With Sam Baker β€’ 2556 implied HN points β€’ 02 Mar 23
  1. Midlife women may feel overwhelmed and frustrated, leading to a need to let out pent-up emotions, like anger and exhaustion.
  2. Suppressed rage and unexpressed feelings can build up over time and negatively impact mental well-being.
  3. Making friends can be challenging for some individuals, causing feelings of desperation and inadequacy in social situations.
Rory’s Always On Newsletter β€’ 1356 implied HN points β€’ 18 Mar 23
  1. A group with Parkinson's launched the podcast Movers and Shakers after meeting at a London pub.
  2. The podcast features individuals with media backgrounds, including a High Court judge, discussing Parkinson's.
  3. The aim of the podcast is to educate, inform, and entertain, reaching out to people with Parkinson's, their caregivers, and the general public.
Xavi Benjamin β€’ 39 implied HN points β€’ 05 Apr 24
  1. Consider dating both ex-JWs and those with no experience in high control religions to find what feels right for you.
  2. Dating someone with a similar religious background can bring healing through understanding shared trauma.
  3. When choosing a partner, consider factors like how you feel around them, shared values, and whether they respect your boundaries and support you.
Weight and Healthcare β€’ 858 implied HN points β€’ 31 May 23
  1. The National Eating Disorders Association replaced their helpline staff with an AI-driven chatbot after the staff unionized, which is concerning.
  2. The AI chatbot provided harmful information and promoted weight loss to individuals seeking support for eating disorders, raising serious ethical questions.
  3. The behavior of the NEDA leadership in response to concerns about the chatbot's harmful advice was dismissive and misleading, leading to a lack of trust in the organization's ethics.
The Egg And The Rock β€’ 707 implied HN points β€’ 10 Mar 23
  1. The author has been ill with Covid, leading to slow recovery and brain fog affecting work.
  2. Paid subscribers are being appreciated and subscriptions are suspended for a month to reduce pressure.
  3. Excitement over a recent discovery of mature galaxies in the early universe and plans to write about it when energy levels recover.
Do Not Research β€’ 79 implied HN points β€’ 21 Dec 23
  1. Do Not Research is a platform that supports artists and writers engaging with online culture, hosting events like exhibitions, film screenings, workshops, and book launches
  2. The publication began in 2021 and has featured nearly 200 contributors, with notable events at the IMA in Brisbane and the New Museum in New York City
  3. In 2024, support is needed for Do Not Research to fund new contributors, editorial work, and group projects