News broke a few days before Christmas that Slack was deactivating users it believed to have ties to countries sanctioned by the US government, including those of academics in my home province of British Columbia.
Slack closed my account today!
I’m a PhD student in Canada with no teammates from Iran!
Call for Proposals for the first ever Cascadia Open Education Summit (was the British Columbia Open Textbook Summit, but then we joined forces with colleagues in Washington state & Oregon to go bigger) https://bccampus.ca/event/2019-cascadia-open-ed-summit-call-for-proposals/
@rjhogue welcome! [from the person who just remembered his mastadon password...]
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