“The tool could identify activists at a protest or an attractive stranger on the subway, revealing not just their names but where they lived, what they did and whom they knew.”

nytimes.com/2020/01/18/technol

please find my son

please. has anyone seen my son

its not a "Them" (racists) problem. Its a white problem. The fact that such an incredelous statement could be exclaimed, unpunished should clarify the general unease brown people have in this country, and rightfully so.

#DesignSystems
Cool tool 👉 The Design System Checklist: an open-source checklist to help you plan, build and grow your design system.

designsystemchecklist.com/

fun math:
-financial experts say you should only spend 1/4 to 1/3 of your income on housing
-the average price of a one bedroom apartment in Harlem is ~$2300 per month
-in order to afford this, at the max recommended 1/3 of your wage working 40 hours a week, you'd have to earn ~40 dollars an hour.
-To get to 1/4 your wage, you'd have to earn ~53 dollars an hour.

rent control isn't an extreme policy, it's a compromise between right now and eating your landlord.

I'm working on a 2020 revision to my book, OAuth 2.0 Simplified!

https://oauth2simplified.com

If you find a typo or other error that I am not already aware of, I will send you an OAuth cat sticker! Send me an email or DM with details if you find something!

While you studied the blade, I was partying
While you mastered the blockchain, I was partying
While you cultivated inner strength, I was partying

And now that the world is on fire and the barbarians are at the gate, I'm still partying.

I don't even know who you are.

@danielemereb considerando o tanto de gente que comeu a máscara de maionese industrializada que lançaram ao ponto de precisarem adicionar um adesivo avisando que não era comestível, eu não duvido de mais nada

Corporate third parties have built up a huge surveillance industry around us. A new report by the Norwegian Consumer Council shows how.
eff.org/deeplinks/2020/01/new-

People: “Heh, it’s Friday, we’re all pretending to be working today, aren’t we?”

The same people: “Less than 40 hours per week?! That’s fantasy, society would literally collapse that way”

Dragon Pearl, by Yoon-Ha Lee, is an utterly adorable YA story about a young fox spirit trying to find her brother in a world of starships and magic from Korean folklore. My favourite line: "Most foxes choose to be female, like Mom and all my aunties, because it is traditional."

Yoon-Ha Lee, who is a trans man, also wrote the unique adult space opera Machineries Of Empire, which were all Hugo nominated and which I highly recommend.

**"The Genocidal Regime Is Still in Power": Assad Forces Push into Idlib, Last Rebel Stronghold**

"The United Nations says a quarter of a million people have fled the Russian-backed Syrian government offensive in the northwestern province of Idlib. Aid groups are now warning the offensive in Idlib could become the worst humanitarian crisis in the nine-year war in Syria. Nearly 200,00…"

democracynow.org/2020/1/2/syri

#news #bot

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