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#BernieOnMastodon - anyone active, please give this some RTs - I am pitching Faiz Shakir (Bernie's Campaign Manger) on the Bernie Mastodon Server idea. Thanks a lot for boosts! 🚀 Also, feel free to comment in the thread, linked below. ❤️

Someday I hope all of our chips were fabbed by a hardware hacker down the street

I'm working on something that makes it easier to monitor the apps on Flathub and one of the things I wanted is runtime usage graphs.

If you don't know how to stop a tank - stop a tank factory.
Or one of hundreds of other institutions we collected on this map. They are all supporting and benefiting from the mass murder of the people of #Rojava !


follow the link to see that full map:
(note about the map: it's open for editing. So feel free to join maintaining it.)
#Riseup4Rojava #defendRojava

Turkish Weapons Boycott :rojava: 

Boycott Turkey!

The following is a list of corporations who are benefiting from arrangements with the Turkish state.

Organize a blockade or other action to let them know we won’t let them profit from genocide.


#BoycottTurkey #Riseup4Rojava

I've started collecting a list on my website of contemporary autonomous collectives. I plan on adding their rough population, so I can ultimately have a count of there are X people living in anarchy today.

@ me with more, please. (I literally just started it so it doesn't have the Zapatistas or the International Commune of Rojava, even though I've talked about like, both of those today.) But @ me with any, please!

**Apple drops Hong Kong tracking app following Chinese criticism**

"iPhone manufacturer Apple has removed a smartphone app criticized by China for aiding anti-government protesters in Hong Kong. Apple said the app had "been used to target and ambush police.""

#news #bot

Moore's law: The number of transistors in a CPU doubles every two years

Node's law: The resource requirements of your web application doubles every two years

It's all a zero-sum game

It's so cool that the different apps on the Fediverse can federate so you can browse PixelFed posts on Mastodon.

#spacebear is proud to announce its ongoing funding of @pixelfed, as a responsible business it is important to fund projects that the business is built upon to ensure they are sustainable.

If you'd like to sign up for managed #Pixelfed hosting, please see the signup page here:

If you also would like to contribute to Pixelfed, there are many options. Such as and

For months, people in Rojava have called for international solidarity in the event of an invasion...

To keep silent is to be complicit.

We call on all people of good conscience to engage in protest... of government offices... and businesses connected with the Turkish government... The Rojava Solidarity Committee Europe has joined organizers in Rojava in calling for a day of action on October 12 against the Turkish invasion...

...Together, we can stop the invasion.

I just finished reading Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, and these are some of the same themes. Why do people in liberal democracies keep voting for and supporting fundamentally antidemocratic leaders like Trump and Erdogan? When will people learn that autocracy and authoritarianism are bad?

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Generalistic and moderated instance.