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@pixelfed is an actively developed federated (like Mastodon) image sharing platform (think Instagram, but open, ethical and privacy-respectful).

It’s getting better and better (it was very good when I joined a year ago), and pretty fast too!

Please give it a try and if you like it and wish to show appreciation or wish to support the project so it continues to grow and improve, you can back it up!

One-time, monthly or yearly donations accepted 💝

opencollective.com/pixelfed/do

Today's Show and Tell began without any discussion plans. But a handful of us still showed up. Big thanks to @rj3000 for bringing great discussion about resonate.coop, a cooperative alternative to mainstream music streaming platforms. We hope to revisit this topic in the near future, but with more preparation.

We encourage anyone else doing great work in the area of and to share at Show and Tell too. Learn how to get involved at agaric.coop/show

Show and Tell will be on Thursday at 3PM ET.
In a blog post from 2020, agaric.coop/blog/going-online-, Ben shares his views on how the internet has failed to fulfill its promise of mass democratization, and what needs to be done about it. This week, we will be having an open discussion to expand on these views, get into detail, and bring in new ideas. We are looking forward to a rewarding Show and Tell!

More info on how to join at agaric.coop/show

Show and Tell will be on Thursday at 3PM ET.
This week we will be giving a demo of Drutopia, a distribution that Agaric has helped to configure to allow organizations to benefit from the power and flexibility of Drupal.

drutopia.org/ is built with Drutopia. If this interests you, this talk will be a great opportunity to see what Drutopia looks like to a content editor and to resolve any unanswered questions.

Visit agaric.coop/show for info on how to join.

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Today's the last day you can vote for us at @hackernoon 's Noonies Awards (in the category of Economics, meow!). It only takes a second! We are really longing for that .tech domain registration! 💚 ✨

noonies.tech/award/2021-hacker

CommunityBridge.com is hosting a discussion today about "What is data privacy?"
Join now at communitybridge.com/bbb-room/p [3-4p EST]

Agaric's Show and Tell is every Thursday at 3PM ET.

This week, Yael Richardi—a representative from the Argentinian tech-worker coop federation, FACTTIC—will share lessons on the formation and operations of the federation. FACTTIC acts as a project manager and coordinates teams of member in order to take on larger projects and more effectively share work. Everyone is invited!

For more info on attending and joining our Show and Tell mailing list, visit:

agaric.coop/show

Agaric's Show and Tell is every Thursday at 3PM ET.

This week we will be doing lightning rounds. We encourage anyone to join us and take 5 minutes to share about something you have been working on. If we have some extra time, then I'm sure we will stumble into some fascinating conversation!

For more info on attending and joining our Show and Tell mailing list, visit:

agaric.coop/show

Last week, our Mauricio was the featured guest on the Talking Drupal podcast, where he and his hosts, Steven Cross and Nic Laflin, discussed Mauricio's "31 Days of Migrations" tutorial blog series, the premier resource on migrations!

youtu.be/W5SAlW89gOk

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So @colombene and I started a blog/newsletter called Possible Futures.

possiblefutures.tech/

It's a curation of projects and ideas, primarily in the tech industry,
working for justice.

Our first issue is on Workplace Democracy. Check it out! 🙂

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Launching Possible Futures today with @clayton - a blog cataloging movement towards ethics, social responsibility and systemic change in tech, design and culture. We share some of the inspiring (and critical) stuff we find by people redefining :futuristic: for the better. The first issue is on Workplace Democracy... possiblefutures.tech/

Agaric's Show and Tell is every Thursday at 3PM ET.

This week, we will be continue our conversation about ustechworkercoops.org,
an instance of Decidim that we are using to collaborate on how to build a federation of tech worker in the United States.

Why form a federation?

Which of our ongoing initiatives should we start discussing on ustechworkercoops.org as we learn Decidim?

For more info on attending and joining our Show and Tell mailing list, visit:

agaric.coop/show

Agaric's Show and Tell is every Thursday at 3PM ET.

This week, Louis of NOVA Web will be giving a tour of ustechworkercoops.org/

This is a live instance of Decidim, a that we discussed several weeks ago. Anyone interested in organizing tech across the US, join us as we experiment with new ways of collaborating to build a stronger network.

For more info on attending and joining our Show and Tell mailing list, visit:

agaric.coop/show

Agaric's Show and Tell is this Thursday at 3PM Eastern.

This week, we will be giving a tour of BigBlueButton (BBB) video chat and all of its features.

We will also demonstrate how easy it is to get into the issue queue, request features, and report bugs, whether you are a developer or not!

BBB was designed for classrooms, but is great for meetings or conferences of any kind.

For more info on attending and joining our Show and Tell mailing list, visit:

agaric.coop/show

Agaric's Show and Tell is this Thursday at 3PM Eastern.

This week, we want to discuss the future of and the FSF, as many are calling for the resignation of the entire board.

Rather than discuss who should not be on the board, we prefer to discuss who should.

What qualities should FSF board members possess?

How can we ensure community representation in the FSF?

For more info on attending and joining our Show and Tell mailing list, visit:

agaric.coop/show

Agaric's Show and Tell is this Thursday at 3PM Eastern.

This week, our topic is Decidim, a Libre participatory democracy for cities and organizations.

We will continue discussing how to build a network of tech-worker cooperatives across the US, similar to FACT[TIC] in Argentina and CoTech in the UK.

Might Decidim aid us?

Thanks to @jelkner for researching and bringing Decidim to attention!

For more info on attending and joining our Show and Tell mailing list, visit:

agaric.coop/show

Agaric's Show and Tell is this Thursday at 3PM Eastern.

This week, we will discuss Design Justice!

designjustice.org

Here are some questions to get us started:

What are some examples of design justice?
design injustice?
How do you practice design justice?

Design justice is important to our work, so we want to make sure it is on everyone's radar!

For more info on attending and joining our Show and Tell mailing list, visit:

agaric.coop/show

Yesterday, our Show and Tell topic was creativity. However, we mostly talked about music!

We discussed many tools for creating and performing music, and some of us shared about our personal relationships with music and our tools of choice.

What a breath of fresh air!

We have liberating doodle-discussions at Show and Tell every Thursday at 3PM ET. Everyone is welcome!

agaric.coop/show

Here is this week's doodle :)

The Agaric Show and Tell is this Thursday at 3PM Eastern:

This week, doodle with us while we discuss creativity!

What is it?
Why is it important?
What is its role in ?
How has your creativity been affected by the pandemic?

The discussion will be loose and open, so make yourself comfortable and spread the word!

For more info on attending and joining our show and tell mailing list, visit:

agaric.coop/show

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I just published a delightful conversation with @FreeScholar. She shares her experiences with @agaric, cooperativism, free software, and much more.

Listen and/or read here: realcoopstories.org/micky-mett

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