"The only sustainable growth is #degrowth."
…to put it more bluntly:
"We've got to go straight to the heart of capitalism and overthrow it."- @GeorgeMonbiot@twitter.com on the only hope we have of stopping climate breakdown.
If anyone's looking for a project to do in Rust, Lemmy could really use an Iframely replacement https://github.com/LemmyNet/lemmy-ui/issues/107#
TIL You can link to multiple e-mail addresses - Manuel Matuzović: https://www.matuzo.at/til/til45/
I had to test this: Yes, my email client supports it!
#OtD 27 Jul 1838 70,000 people attended a Chartist rally in Newcastle as part of the fight for universal male suffrage. The Northern Star newspaper thought the meeting was "the most splendid display of the working classes ever witnessed in England".
@lightweight @doctormo @freedcreative @alcinnz IMHO, like many things, it all come down to your governance model and making sure it suits the work being done. I see FLOSS as first a tactic and secondly a culture. Organisations and individuals choose a model under which to do their development. Fo sake of this argument we will limit these choice to FLOSS or Proprietary. Neither of which dictate a governance model. Establishing good governance for FLOSS is this mission of organisations like OSGeo
It doesn't reconcile.
Sage, Independent Sage, and NHS staff from all levels of the NHS have been shouting that ending the lockdown was a bad idea for weeks.
Ending the lockdown is an entirely political decision that has nothing to do with the data.
#NGI Atlantic.eu is a likely grant to apply for, stimulating cross-atlantic EU/US collaboration.
#Golang developers once again take note!
This is your opportunity to work on a great project and part of initiative driven by #fedeproxy that'll focus on federating even more code forges.
Save the date! ⏰
How do we find and extract the materials in the device you're reading this on?
Join Museum scientist @RJHNHM@twitter.com, @Fairphone@twitter.com's Tirza Voss & @Baawa@twitter.com, President of @email@example.com, for a free online discussion on Wed 28 Jul, 16.30 BST. #OurBrokenPlanet https://www.nhm.ac.uk/events/make-a-smart-future-green.html?utm_source=tw-link-post-20210721-lp&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=broken-planet
"Space tourism: rockets emit 100 times more CO₂ per passenger than flights – imagine a whole industry"
Just came across some great sites for helping people be more secure online. The target audience is women's righs and sexual rights activists, but they are broadly useful for everyone: https://safesisters.net/, https://www.digitalsafetea.com/ (it's a game!), https://en.ftx.apc.org/shelves/ftx-safety-reboot.
Incredibly exciting to get official confirmation that Germany's health service (@firstname.lastname@example.org) has standardised on Matrix for secure decentralised communications, targeting all 150,000 healthcare organisations in Germany(!!!) 🤯 Read all about it at https://matrix.org/blog/2021/07/21/germanys-national-healthcare-system-adopts-matrix 💉🇩🇪🚀
👏 Messaging solution based on @matrix will be rolled out for the entire 🇩🇪 health care system.
I kind of love the feeling to have had written about #Matrix long before it was cool and adopted en masse by armies, police forces and universities (aka in 2017 :)
#OtD 22 Jul 2005 Brazilian commuter Jean Charles de Menezes was killed by armed London police at Stockwell tube station. Despite being restrained, he was shot seven times in the head and once in the torso. No officers faced charges related to his death.
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