-erase the nature of the shooting as a LGBT+ targeting hate crime
-quickly point to Islam as the culprit
And this is making me even more sick about the whole situation (the article below isn't one of those, of course).
Please, don't forget who the victims are and why they were targeted.
Please, don't use religion as a quick and dirty way to create scapegoats.
Please, don't conveniently refuse to see and address a systemic, cultural problem (and that "cultural" is sadly shared across multiple religions, and non religious folks alike), leading a convenient witch hunt instead of thinking about real causes and solutions.
Don't let the media's portrayal create new hate and, above everything else, don't forget our Muslim LGBT+ siblings that now will be even more unsafe at a time when they need support and understanding instead.
We've done a little bit of cleanup, tweaking just a few things this time to help make the ruleset better.
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Early Access v0.04 Now Available! | Room 209 Gaming
A lighter round of changes for the third month of Early Access.
Forthright Sneak Peek: Difficulty - Room 209 Gaming
Forthright uses a static roll mechanic, so difficulty is represented by increasingly dire consequences for failure instead of bigger target
Forthright Sneak Peek: Action Resolution - Room 209 Gaming
The Beta 3 Action Resolution mechanic breaks away from the stricter binary of most d20 systems and instead introduces well-defined degrees o