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Gradually, all that will be left in this country is hate, because Hindutva would've killed everyone else. When that happens, where will you go? You soft right-wingers? Because they will come for you, when all the liberals are gone, when all the Muslims are gone, when the communists are gone, the farmers are dead, the schools and universities are closed, when women are no longer there, when they have no one else to blame, they will still be hungry for blood, and only you will be there.

A good QnA that addresses a lot of basic questions about Mastodon as a Social Network of the future.

Is Mastodon An Alternative To Twitter And Can It Fight Misinformation?
We Asked Its Founder

Mastodon’s founder Eugen Rochko spoke to BOOM regarding misinformation and how the platform is dealing with it.

boomlive.in/is-mastodon-an-alt

@boomlive @Gargron @Mastodon @stux

"With its wacky plot, biting dialogue, and pitch-black subject matter, 'Heathers' offered a twisted glimpse of high school that's only become more relevant."
vice.com/en_us/article/pa7549/

Sometimes it feels the streets speak to me, whispering in my ears, as I pass by the breeze lanes, not understanding a thing.

It's a coup, nothing less and no justifications.
" is currently ruled by an unelected president, , whose government is now responsible for nearly two dozen deaths and hundreds of injuries after ’s overthrow."
jacobinmag.com/2019/11/coup-bo

Finally am reading my TL , the major frenzy is over. Now it’s up to us to use this site for effective communication, entire news media Indian & International are talking about our exodus to Mastodon. We have created history guys, don’t leave the momentum

Over the past few days, as protests by JNU students continue over fees hike, misleading posts aimed at protesters have spread through social media. BOOM has debunked misinformation around the #JNUProtests. #FakeNews #JNU #Thread (1/n)
boomlive.in/jnu-protests-socia

The misinformation appears to be designed at undermining protests and creating false narratives about the university’s students. #FakeNews #JNU #JNUProtests
boomlive.in/jnu-protests-socia

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BOOM reached out to Shambhavi Siddhi, a Master’s degree student, who has been misidentified as a 43-year-old who is still studying at JNU. #FakeNews #JNU #jnuprotest boomlive.in/viral-fake-faceboo

BOOM reached out to Shambhavi Siddhi, a Master’s degree student, who has been misidentified as a 43-year-old who is still studying at JNU. #FakeNews #JNU
boomlive.in/viral-fake-faceboo

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