"Rent increases will be capped at 7 percent plus inflation, under Senate Bill 608, in buildings built more than 15 years ago." http://www.wweek.com/news/state/2019/02/12/oregon-senate-passes-bill-to-enact-statewide-tenant-protections-rent-control/
donde surgen las quimeras https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aThkPAYXaAY
"the Origins of Opera and the Future of Programming" - @email@example.com https://the-composition.com/the-origins-of-opera-and-the-future-of-programming-bcdaf8fbe960#---0-244 via @firstname.lastname@example.org
Hivos is concerned about partnership between @WFP@twitter.com and software firm #Palantir. We join #responsibledata community in open letter urging UN to reconsider the agreement, which lacks #transparency and poses possible risks arising from data sharing. https://responsibledata.io/2019/02/08/open-letter-to-wfp-re-palantir-agreement/
Portland Police Sergeant to Cops: ‘If You Come Across a Black Person, Just Shoot Them’ https://www.theroot.com/portland-police-sergeant-to-cops-if-you-come-across-a-1832233738?utm_medium=sharefromsite&utm_source=theroot_twitter&utm_campaign=sharebar via @TheRoot@twitter.com
"Cwtch is an extension of the metadata resistant protocol Ricochet to support asynchronous, multi-peer group communications through the use of discardable, untrusted, anonymous infrastructure. "
EFF is hiring a privacy and surveillance activist. I'm looking at you, recently-laid-off-journalists. Apply for this job. https://www.eff.org/opportunities/jobs/privacy-and-surveillance-activist
Uno más! Ni olvido ni perdón!
Un ex militar fue condenado a 22 años de prisión por la tortura y el asesinato de Aldo Perrini https://ladiaria.com.uy/ANeM
We're nearing 8 years since my father was beaten unconscious, held in solitary confinement and severely tortured. A human rights defender serving a life sentence for fighting for human rights in a country that considers it an act of treason.
#FreeAlkhawaja #Bahrain #DKPol
Come join the @email@example.com relay operator meetup on Sunday, February 3rd @ 15:00 in room H.3244!
Hi #fosdem! I'll be giving my talk "Countering Impostor Syndrome Culture" at the community dev room H.1301 on Sunday at 9:10.
I'll be talking about how FOSS and tech culture causes people to feel impostor syndrome, and how we can change to support ppl who have impostor syndrome
New blog post: "Prior Art" https://www.harihareswara.net/sumana/2019/02/01/0
I'm curious: Who else did full-on plays at tech conferences? I wouldn't be surprised if someone did it a decade before me and I never knew. https://gitlab.com/playhatching/tips-for-creators/issues/1
New position open for a developer to work wtih @OpenObservatory@twitter.com !
We're looking for a Backend Engineer to work with @OpenObservatory@twitter.com!
You'll work on the data processing pipeline and other components responsible for recording measurements by our global user network. Python or Golang required.
#devjobs #hiring #jobs
A report by @OpenObservatory@twitter.com & @firstname.lastname@example.org sheds light on the internet blackouts 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/ #ZimbabweShutDown
"...porque la lluvia nos moja a todos y la moneda se las quedan unos pocos..." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bNuMklsPtpA
Children’s Books on Black Activists, Innovators, and Scholars Who Changed History https://medium.com/@katieishizukastephens/the-black-power-book-list-17-childrens-books-on-black-activists-innovators-and-scholars-who-f3e2b478c1ea
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.