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Two weeks ago, Australian children went for three days of protest. Prime Minister told Parliament "what we want is more in schools and less ."

edition.cnn.com/2018/11/30/aus

If you haven't listened to it already:
"You only speak of green eternal economic growth because you are too scared of being unpopular. You only talk about moving forward with the same bad ideas that got us into this mess, even when the only sensible thing to do is pull the emergency brake. You are not mature enough to tell it like it is. Even that burden you leave to us children. [...] You have ignored us in the past, and you will ignore us again. We have run out of excuses, and we are running out of time. We have come here to let you know that change is coming, whether you like it or not. The real power belongs to the people."

15-year-old Swedish climate activist addressing the U.N. plenary last night. She has called for a global school strike on Friday.

peertube.social/videos/watch/e

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#riseup didn't make their donation goal :(

If you use their services and can afford it, please consider donating. If you don't use their services but think they're cool and can afford, please also donate :)

riseup.net/en/donate

<3

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#AskMastodon #MastoAdmin Anyone with an instance that uses #SAML and has trouble with logins when using #Safari on Desktop or #iOS?

Please reach out to us. Trying to debug this, but we are stuck.

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Je m'apprête à partir 6 mois à Amsterdam et recherche donc un sous-locataire pour mon poste de travail situé dans le bureaux Spec(uloos) à deux pas de Flagey (Ixelles, Bruxelles). Envie de rejoindre un espace de travail partagé pour une durée limitée (janvier → juin) ?

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Hey everybody, the ArchiveTeam tumblr tracker is up and running!

tracker.archiveteam.org/tumblr

If you have resources, please install Archiveteam's warrior program to contribute to the project! We're already up to 11TB and 187 million pages archived, but we're going to need a lot more help to get all the NSFW content before the 17th!

irc is #tumbledown on efnet, you can add blogs to be saved at goo.gl/RtXZEq

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I have put a survey online for my book project: justaquestionofmapping.info/su
If you are making interactive works or your own instruments with sensors, please help me out!

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open call for contributions to zine Show more

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Supergood - from 2016
Programming is Forgetting: Toward a New Hacker Ethic

opentranscripts.org/transcript

Thanks Allison - great talk
@aparrish

(I forgot my source 😕 apologies if it's 'you' out there in the fediverse)

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I released a new version of my Firefox extension that will forcefully redirect you away from privacy erosive services to better alternatives. It started as a joke, but I end up actually using it.

When I want to look up a place, I instinctively and mechanically start typing "maps.googl...". This extension will instead take me to OpenStreetMaps. It will also functionally translate Google Search links to DuckDuckGo and Google Translate links to Deepl.

addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firef

#FuckOffGoogle

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@darius @crickxson @rra @xuv @KnowPresent @colm @aparrish @matt

Hey all! We're organising a *Welcome to the � Federation* gathering today (writing from the worksession right now :thinkhappy:) in , .

If you want to follow remotely, we're gathering around this pad: pad.vvvvvvaria.org/WttF.fedive and in this XMPP groupchat xmpp:j1w5blo5kj1g@muc.roelof.info?join. Please feel welcome to join!

In the worksession of this afternoon we're looking at translations, specifically the translation work that has been done (or not yet) of the joinmastodon.org webpage.

Tonight will be a roundtable conversation around Mastodon, introducing it and formulating *Frequently Asked Questions* (FAQ) ànd *Specific Questions To Ask* (SQTA) together.

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# How gentrification and mass tourism destroyed the former Dutch contemporary arts capital Amsterdam.

This map shows the Dutch art spaces supported by Mondriaan Fonds in 2019, with Amsterdam now down to 3, The Hague having 4, and Rotterdam with 6 (factually 7 including De Player).

Concerning DIY artist-run spaces, the discrepancies are even more pronounced. (In our research at WdKA, we counted 50-100 for Rotterdam depending on one's tighter or looser definitions of "art"; in Amsterdam, there's simply no longer room/affordable space for such a number of initiatives.)

However, the same shrinkage that affected Amsterdam is about to repeat itself in rapidly gentrifying Rotterdam.

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hey! saturday the 8th of december we're organizing an event in in about and the

varia.zone/en/mastodon-and-fed

We will dive into what the fediverse is, how it works, who is on there, who made it, what it means to host communities and how and where on can contribute.

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For you Belgians out there :

- Une action en justice pour forcer les autorités belges à respecter leurs engagements climatique

- Juridische procedure om de Belgische autoriteiten te dwingen hun klimaatverbintenissen na te komen.

- Support this legal action to force the Belgian authorities to respect their climate commitments.



klimaatzaak.eu/nl
affaire-climat.be/

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To build a site, you only need to learn HTML & CSS, languages that are easy to understand and use. Find a decent host and don't be ashamed to pay for your space. Your business or whatever you do, deserve a decent, ad-free spot online. Don't drop your stuff like uncontrollable garbage on any 'free', 'social', 'sharing' platform. They won't last long.
Only a personal site can survive all the hysterical hypes drowning in the endless streams of social media shit.

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Welcome to post.lurk.org, an instance for discussions around cultural freedom, experimental, new media art, net and computational culture, and things like that. This is part of a family of services that include mailing lists, group chat, and XMPP.