"Religious suffering is, at one and the same time, the expression of real suffering and a protest against real suffering. Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people." - Marx
Marx is so often overabbreviated and thus misunderstood. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opium_of_the_people
Mobilizon. Your events. Your groups. Your data.
Go behind the scenes of the design of #Mobilizon, our new tool to free your groups and events from Facebook.
(illus CC-By @davidrevoy)
informative blog post about the shortcomings of the UK NHS COVID-19 QR code system:
It's been heartening to come across so many #blacklivesmatter banners across documentation sites for web development tools. A huge number of developers will be hitting these sites countless times daily to look things up during work — I've been one of them!
Last (but not least!), Netlify are matching donations up to $25,000 to a number of orgs: https://www.netlify.com/donation-matching/
can't say I've ever worked with a compiled language before, but the Elm compiler looks super duper friendly
"This is the future, I’m afraid. An automated future where no one actually knows how things work."
People that take the Glasgow-Edinburgh train have developed this anarcho-communist ticket sharing economy and I love it. It's because return tickets cost literally only 10 pence more than a single, so people just buy returns and leave the other ticket at the station they arrive at.
It's fucking beautiful and more folk need tae know about it
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