A Personal Request to Support West Virginia Strikers
“So now my peeps have done it again! Within one day of going on strike, they forced the Republican-held legislature to back down and stop trying to bring charter schools into the state...”
#5yrsago America's copyright threat letters turn one year old, but no one will say how they're doing https://boingboing.net/2014/02/26/americas-copyright-threat-le.html
#8yrsago Patry's How to Fix Copyright: deftly argued, incandescent book on the evidence-free state of copyright law https://boingboing.net/2011/12/09/patrys-how-to-fix-copyri.html
Anarchist News: **Organizing in the Bad Old Days: The Harvest Collective drive, 1998-1999**
"From organizing.work Patrick McGuire recounts an organizing drive at a grocery coop in Winnipeg in the late 1990s, before the IWW developed its Organizer Training program. I went to a Propagandhi concert in 1993 and decided to become a vegan.…"
#1yrago Before standing for the Democratic nomination in a NY congressional race, Patrick Ryan was in business spying on union organizers and left-wing activists https://boingboing.net/2018/02/22/spook-entryism.html
Tonight at the Mechanic's Institute: @scrawford reveals how corporations that control U.S. cable and Internet access use lobbying power to tilt the playing field against competition. Free admission for EFF supporters https://www.eff.org/event/fiber-coming-tech-revolution-and-why-america-might-miss-it-susan-crawford
Hey America did you see how @IngrahamAngle@twitter.com & her guest proudly defend white supremacy, genocide of Native Americans, & compare those who object to white supremacy as the Taliban😳
This is grotesque racism & extremism
EFF board member @Zittrain covers a lot of ground in this talk with Mark Zuckerberg, including discussing the concept of information fiduciaries. https://today.law.harvard.edu/at-harvard-law-zittrain-and-zuckerberg-discuss-encryption-information-fiduciaries-and-targeted-advertisements/
The basic idea is this: When you give your personal information to an online company in order to get a service, that company should have a duty to exercise loyalty and care in how it uses that information. Sounds good, right? https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/information-fiduciaries-must-protect-your-data-privacy
Anarchist News: **Lecce, Italy : Poster in solidarity with the anarchists in Turin**
"From Act for Freedom! Received by email and translated by act for freedom now! Poster reads: THE SKY IS BURNING 7th February 2019: six anarchists have been arrested in Turin charged with subversive association, for carrying out a struggle against CIEs (now CPRs…"
Democrats want to tax the rich. Voters -- including a significant number of Republicans -- are largely cheering them on.
Data from @SurveyMonkey@twitter.com
Structuring Legal Documents with Deep Learning
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