"Students who acquire large debts putting themselves through school are unlikely to think about changing society. When you trap people in a system of debt they can't afford the time to think. Tuition fee increases are a disciplinary technique,' and, by the time students graduate, they are not only loaded with debt, but have also internalized the 'disciplinarian culture.' This makes them efficient components of the consumer economy."
~ Noam Chomsky
We need thinkers. World has enough followers.
This damn thing is brilliant!
Basically mental health pointers to think through and suggestions to deal with it if you feel like crap
Screenshot and the link is to the original tumblr post and a downloadable PDF
Mastodon's 2 Year Anniversary: A retrospective
#Django has evolved quite a bit in the time I haven't seen it. Last version I used was 1.7 but 1.8 was released by the time I stopped working on Django.
Django at 2.1 has matured well.
#PeerTube v1.0.0 is... Out! Announcement scheduled for October 15th!
Good job everyone! 👏
Suggestion for Mastodon (to prevent eventual gMastodon instance): cap instance size at 100 - 1,000 account by default. Make it a social contract for instances not to federate with instances greater than that limit.
Or, a few years from now, say hello to “gMastodon”. (See history of email and the Web for a lesson in the future.)
That said, we might already be on that path.
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