I never wanted my son to follow in my footsteps. Little did I know he'd do much better!
On 1/13, Mexico's Supreme Court found in favor of Indigenous Community Telecommunications (TIC), unanimously finding that community groups like TIC were entitled to free "social use" spectrum licenses.
The decision did not rely on treaty rights, but rather upon a carve out in Mexican spectrum policy that gives free spectrum to community groups. TIC is an incredibly effective network of 80 towns in 18 Indigenous communities operating voice and data mobile networks.
Yesterday's threads: The right's theories about human behavior are bankrupt; Adjacent, similar NYC neighborhoods with wildly different outcomes; Honey in a glue dispenser; Iceland's world-beating coronavirus app didn't help much; Thunderspy: a devastating attack on Thunderbolt; Talking Canada Reads and Radicalized; Plane ticket refunds (without airline cooperation)
Ohio "re-opened" without vaccines. effective therapeutics, sufficient ventilators, or adequate PPE/disinfectant, so workers will risk their lives if they go back to their jobs. But what Ohio DOES have is a snitchform for bosses when this happens.
That way, bosses can punish workers who are reluctant to throw themselves into volcanoes to appease the economy gods by getting their unemployment benefits taken away, subjecting them to homelessness and starvation.
Security at Resistance Camps: Lessons from #StandingRock https://youtu.be/w2JNFB9I41o?list=PLjDc7gDlIASS9t9U7Tl7uLoWZNwcBkDfI … #LFNW #waterislife
Shared Destinies: Why Wealth Inequality Matters by @doctorow http://www.tor.com/2017/04/28/shared-destinies-why-wealth-inequality-matters/