RT @Snowden@twitter.com

Seven years ago, as the news declared I was being charged as a criminal for speaking the truth, I never imagined that I would live to see our courts condemn the NSA's activities as unlawful and in the same ruling credit me for exposing them.

And yet that day has arrived. twitter.com/ACLU/status/130122

"Hyperscalers [like #Facebook] have the same criteria of success as cancers. -- Why do you want to replicate #hyperscalers in Europe?"

Watch this invaluable rant of @aral in front of the European Parliament.

video.lqdn.fr/videos/watch/70f

Student of mine is conducting a survey on the barriers to uptake of alternative social media platforms. Your input would be much appreciated. Please boost.

standrews.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe

#fediverse #pleroma #gnusocial #diaspora #mastodon #activitypub #ostatus #pubsub#xmpp #mstdn
#indieweb#friendica#peertube#hubzilla#socialhome#pixelfed
#fedilab#nextcloud

to quote Ursula K. Le Guin:

We live in capitalism. Its power seems inescapable. So did the divine right of kings.

Any human power can be resisted and changed by human beings. Resistance and change often begins in art, and very often in our art, the art of words.

see also: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ursula_K

original source: pod.geraspora.de/posts/1216232

#capitalism #FightForJustice

An employee been there for a decade and acknowledges how Facebook is screwing people over at scale. (Also people need to stop doing this “kind” shit when it’s used AGAINST said critique)

youtube.com/watch?v=oyBQ1_a70K
buzzfeednews.com/article/ryanm (v2.jacky.wtf/post/b0e95df0-d54)

Social media has permeated practically everybody's life at this point in 2020. A cause for stress, anxiety, bad habit formation, and even addiction or worse - it is something that doesn't belong in adult human life. I can't guarantee that deleting all of your social media will make you an outstanding and terrific person, but it will make you happier in the end. - TMO

desocial.carrd.co/

#deletefacebook #deletetwitter #deleteinstagram #jointhefediverse

@Mycroft of course you bring this up the day I'm wearing my Alan Turning shirt!

.@oensource has a great article on Nextcloud - how to build your own G-Suite alternative!
opensource.com/article/20/7/ne

Wygląda na to, że mój kraj znowu mnie zawiódł. Może to był błąd do niego wracać? Może znowu czas zacząć szukać miejsca, dokąd można by się wynieść?

TEASER: Our investigation into companies uploading our data to Facebook for advertising led one of our staff to discover that a comedian's advertising company had her email address since 2007. There's more... 😳

media.privacyinternational.org

Here's another interesting new app - a first version of Whiteboard, where you can draw together with others! Try it out and share your feedback.
apps.nextcloud.com/apps/whiteb

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