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Whole thread is πŸ’―, but here is the gist πŸ‘‡πŸΌ


So, would you, could you, consider becoming an Investor-Owner in the East Bay Permanent Real Estate Cooperative? Help them secure permanently affordable, multi-generational, multi-family housing owned by it's residents and community?


"This made both perfect sense and absolutely no fucking sense at all, the sort of demented-timeline event that could only happen in 2020, when everything is, metaphorically, an innocent piece of pasta turned into a straw in a bid to help the environment that actually ends up being fatally dangerous."

Someone give this woman the pulitzer. 😹

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The real pandemic shortage!

"SNL star and Vulture alum Bowen Yang lamented to W magazine, β€œThere’s more of a bucatini scarcity problem than there is a toilet-paper issue, I think.”"

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"When cooked correctly, bucatini bites back. It is a responsive noodle. It is a self-aware noodle. In these times, when human social interaction carries with it the possible price of illness, bucatini offers an alternative: a social interaction with a pasta."

Amazing piece on the very real bucatini shortage.

Looking for information about worker co-ops who are also unionized. Putting together some materials for our crew to read up on

Care labor keeps the world running. See it, value it, compensate it.


One of the companies I'm working with to transition to a democratic workplace just voted to give a team member who has been facilitating their D&D Campaign ~4 hours per month paid work-time to prep for the campaigns.


On December 7th at 5PM PT, @anaulin and @colombene are hosting a #zinccoop

Community Huddle! If you're interested in co-conspiring with us; we'd love to get to meet you!

DM me the email address you want an invite sent to, and I'll add you to the invite!

- ZS

"diminishing of conflict through domination" πŸ”₯

The whole thread is πŸ’―, you should read it.


I do think it is very revealing how effectiveness is the diminishing of conflict through domination in this context and how silence is the trophy that is won. There is a lot about whiteness in that.


@ all of fedi: i'm just curious, what do you call other people on your instance(s)?

i tend to use "instancemate" akin to classmate, i know of instance-specific names that incorporate the instance's name/theme, i just wonder if there's anything else out there

Hello #fediverse,

we are #Senfcall and we are #hosting #privacy-friendly #BigBlueButton #videoconferences.

Free as in #freedom AND #free as in beer. (donations are welcome)

You don't even have to register an account (unless you need persistent rooms). Just visit - klick on "start meeting", enter meeting name (password optional), press "start" enter your name and have fun senfing. The call-invite link you find at the top of the chat.

#FreeSoftware #Introduction

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