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True democracy is only possible when the means of production are publicly owned. Only then can resources and labour be directed in a way that benefits majority of the people.

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Humans have only ever existed on a tiny spec of dirt for a brief cosmic instant. Our inability to comprehend our place in the universe is driving us towards extinction.

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Capitalist enterprises should be treated the same way as wild animals. No matter how nice they might appear they will still try to eat you if they think they can get away with it.

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The fact that wearing animal hides and furs is still in fashion tells me that our civilization is not quite as advanced as we'd like to think.

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Capitalism is the most efficient system known to man for destroying the biosphere on a planetary scale.

"Destructuring provides not only a more concise way to bind names to parts of sequential and associative data structures but it also mirrors the shape of the data being destructured." #Clojure

danielgregoire.dev/posts/2021-

stages of imperative programmers learning FP

using recursion in place of loops

realizing that most recursive functions are actually just doing reduction and learning to use reduce

realizing that most reductions are better accomplished using HOFs like map or filter

Absolutely hilarious that the same people who are very upset about having to pay taxes don't seem to have any problem with their employer pocketing majority of the profit produced through their labor.

open-source libraries and tools to perform fully homomorphic encryption (FHE) operations on an encrypted data set github.com/google/fully-homomo

The coup that is taking place in Peru. While by all accounts, Pedro Castillo won the second round presidential elections, his adversary has refused to concede, and many fear that tensions could escalate with the help of Peru’s loyal right and the newly appointed US ambassador.

alainet.org/en/articulo/212672

homework for a character design class applying another artist's style (Beksinski) to an existing character (Samus)
#art #MastoArt #CreativeToots

Amazon burns through workers so quickly that executives are worried they'll run out of people to employ, according to a new report businessinsider.com/amazon-war

An intense drought is gripping the American West. Extreme conditions are more widespread than at any point in at least 20 years, according to US government’s official drought-tracking service. And the hottest months of summer are still to come.
nytimes.com/interactive/2021/0

It's adorable watching G7 nations trying to provide an alternative to China's belt road plan. I highly recommend reading about Sears and Walmart to see how market anarchy fares against centralized planning. Same thing will happen on a bigger scale.
countercurrents.org/2020/07/th

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