Some Geeky Resolutions for the New Year

I have said it before and I’ll say it again: we can’t expect the world to change if we don’t change ourselves. This blog strives to promote equality for all people, but let’s face it: we all live in a patriarchal, racist, homophobic, transphobic, ableist, and genuinely bigoted world, and it’s difficult for even the most well-intentioned individual to break out of this culture of hate. Now it’s 2014 and it’s time to attempt to better ourselves and hopefully contribute to geek culture in only positive ways. I’ve got a few suggestions for fans, creators, and the geek community at large.

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New Year’s Resolutions for the Geeks in Fandom

We have been talking a lot about how the media needs to change things this coming year, but we can’t really expect the rest of the world to change if we don’t change ourselves, right?

There are always some problems in fandom that bother everyone. This year, let’s promise everyone that we’ll follow the resolutions below to create a better, happier fandom.

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