Important background for journalists covering the arrest of Julian #Assange by Ecuador: the United Nations formally ruled his detention to be arbitrary, a violation of human rights. They have repeatedly issued statements calling for him to walk free--including very recently.
#ProtectAssange or lose another fundamental building block of a fair society.
Interesting project, open source music:
Note that this isn't just free recordings, but MIDI-style files with individual notes and tracks in a form that can be copied and remixed 👍
It is the source code of music
(via @pendragon )
Emerge: Making Sense of What's Next: Jeremy Lent - Maps of Meaning for a World in Crisis https://anchor.fm/emerge/episodes/Jeremy-Lent---Maps-of-Meaning-for-a-World-in-Crisis-e33pf7
The situation in the #Arctic is much worse than earlier thought. See the video and the scientific article.
This fits in a global trend what scientists try to tell us. Most news media and politicians tell you the best case scenario, cause they don't want to lose respectively subscribers and voters.
*Key Indicators of Arctic Climate Change 1971 2017 *
Twitter blocked more accounts on behalf of Turkey's dictatorship,
including that of a member of parliament which has been on hunger strike for over 150 days.
Semi-naked climate protesters disrupt Brexit debate
Activists spent almost 20 minutes with their hands glued to the public gallery and buttocks facing the chamber
Deep Adaptation - Video on YouTube Show more
Please watch the video all the way through as the mental, emotional and psychological support comes after the 'bad news' is presented and discussed.
You can add your WordPress site to the Fediverse by installing an ActivityPub plugin.
This lets anyone on Mastodon etc follow your site, comment on posts and share them on the Fediverse.
There are two WordPress ActivityPub plugins available right now:
An example of a WordPress site using Pterotype is WeDistribute:
If you think fertilized eggs are people but women who've walked their kids 2,000 miles aren't, stop pretending your concerns are religious.
This guy is an incredible photographer.
[Livro Novo] [New Book] http://www.flickr.com/photos/gustavominas/47433241842/
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