TODAY IN FUCK CAPITALISM AND IMPERIALISM
The US military bases on Guam give their service members a $2400 housing allowance a month. As a result, every single place -- houses, big nice apartments, small shitty apartments -- charges $2400 a month rent. So a bunch of native Chamorro people are homeless.
verizon throttling california firefighters
Our state is burning, and Verizon throttled communications for firefighters in the field: https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/08/verizon-throttled-fire-departments-unlimited-data-during-calif-wildfire/
Verizon CEO's yearly salary is $1.5 million. Internet access is way too important to entrust to these rent-seeking parasites. Tear these companies the fuck down and nationalize this shit.
jacob / everybody’s least favorite nebraskan communist 🏳️🌈🇮🇪 / he/him / cis
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