Brave is showing up in my newsfeeds again, so
Periodic reminder that Brendan Eich, the CEO of Brave Software, is a homophobe who donates to anti-LGBT organizations.
I'm not saying that you shouldn't use the browser. But you should probably be wary of any monetization attempts, since we know where that money will go.
Small part of the crowd at Vancouver City Hall for #climatestrike.
We have just provided a progress report for the first week of #Glimpse project!
Thank you so much to everyone that has expressed interest and contributed so far. The links in this post should answer some of your FAQs and direct you to our project communication channels.
I'm extremely pleased to launch Run Your Own Social: How to run a small social network site for you friends.
This is a guide book to running a small, tight-knit federated social network server. It comes from my year of experience running Friend Camp. It's focused largely on SOCIAL solutions, though it does touch on the technical.
I've tried to keep it technology-neutral, and it should be a pretty easy read for anyone who's been on the fediverse for a while.
upcoming ICE raid, how to help immigrants
The ICE raid (that was delayed due to Trump announcing it on Twitter) is on again: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/11/us/politics/ice-families-deport.html
It specifically targets recent immigrants in major cities who have already been ordered to leave, but will also pick up other undocumented immigrants who happen to be with them.
See replies to this message for ways to take action. Feel free to add your own!
Gonna take the whole "Don't scab on prime day" moment to promote one of my favourite alternatives to an amazon product.
Please support it, not just on prime day, but any time you need info on a film. Keep information free.
This is the first toot from an official account for #Glimpse, a new fork of the GNU Image Manipulation Program.
Follow me for updates on this cool new project.
And FYI, this is on a wall in the room where I take a yoga class.
I teach philosophy in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Open education, open pedagogy, open access, open data. *she/her*
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!