Yes! And in every community
It’s been almost 7 years for me and I couldn’t agree more. I’ve experience some awful things that I hope to be able to talk about one day. It’s not just ICE, you know? It’s also the people. It’s almost in *every* community... including those who take credit for being “allies”. https://twitter.com/mohanadelshieky/status/1089632130219466753
This is one reason newsrooms struggle retaining talent. These are people with in-demand skills, who could fall over backwards and land a new job. But they are taking less money (a lot less) to work at a news organization for the same reasons we did: to make a difference. (4/6)
English is a foreign language.
https://pinafore.social/ is a web client for mastodon.
If you're a computer programmer and you've heard of the Dat protocol but looked at the docs and still scratched your head (I was there myself a few months back), there's a new guide that explains in very clear, very detailed language what Dat is and how it works.
Just to be clear, I do not recommend it for non-programmers as that is not the intended audience but I *highly* recommend it for programmers:
Watched a wonderful movie called "On Happiness Road" that has so many of my fucking experiences on immigrating that I cried in many parts of the movie https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7543904/
Gonna keep it 💯: The biggest threats to journalism right now are tech monopolies & concentration of ownership.
Healthy democracy *requires* high-quality journalism.
W/o a wide range of independent outlets & the revenue to sustain them, our democracy will continue to crumble.
AT @email@example.com next week! #FOSDEM
Who's going to @FOSDEM@twitter.com? Several Tor contributors will be attending & leading sessions including @RogerDingledine@twitter.com, @firstname.lastname@example.org, @email@example.com, @firstname.lastname@example.org. Come learn about Tor, onion services, our UX approach, and our privacy-preserving metrics: https://blog.torproject.org/events/fosdem-brussels #FOSDEM
A dam breaking in Belo Horizonte in Brazil!
URGENTE: BARRAGEM DA VALE ROMPE EM BRUMADINHO
O rompimento aconteceu agora há pouco na Barragem Mina do Feijão, em Brumadinho, Região Metropolitana de Belo Horizonte. De acordo com as primeiras informações dos bombeiros, há possibilidades de vítimas.
A new OONI report sheds light on the internet blackout and blocks that took place during the Zimbabwe fuel protests.
Thank you to all the Zimbabwean volunteers who ran OONI Probe, making this research possible. https://ooni.io/post/zimbabwe-protests-social-media-blocking-2019/
On how to create private onion service v3 http://zfob4nth675763zthpij33iq4pz5q4qthr3gydih4qbdiwtypr2e3bqd.onion/p/FgbdRTFr.html
1166 people were killed by the police in USA in 2018 https://mappingpoliceviolence.org/
Rad workshop coming up at @email@example.com: Data Science for Social Justice.
"La contra narrativa tiene un gran espacio en twitter. Son más las personas que se pueden sumar a un discurso positivo y dar apoyo, que aquellos que a veces enturbian demasiado el ambiente." @HugoRodriguezN@twitter.com @firstname.lastname@example.org
I'm looking for a software engineer with expertise in Rust and Tor to help drive a series of projects in the vein of https://blog.cloudflare.com/cloudflare-onion-service/. SF, NYC, Austin, or London.
"The internet is dead, long live the internets!" Call for participating in 6 days worksessions about networks #infrastructure http://constantvzw.org/site/Call-for-participants-Networks-with-an-Attitude,3102.html?lang=en
bread & roses - feminist - floss - social justice
Very very small instance for feminists. Right now this instance is only moderated by Gaba with gaba-kind-of-rules and it is invite only. If you want an invite send a message to gaba at systerserver.net.