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This is a great example of -

Redesign of a tool with a look behind the scenes as to how typography, spacing, color scheme etc is improved to meet users' needs for usability and freedom.

I'd love to form more of a community with other designers, especially those focused on and who share slash values.

If you do too, respond to this thread and we can see where it goes from there.

(boost appreciated!)

@clayton yeah Claudina Sarahe (of the illustrious @agaric alumni club which you have just joined!) has been telling me the excitement and model to follow in Taiwan!

@daspitzberg @ntnsndr

"listening at scale" (term comes from Audrey Tang of vTaiwan)

graphic recording in a webinar, nice! thanks to Sita Magnuson

Excellent presentation by @lizbarry on PublicLab, Extinction Rebellion, VTaiwan,

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We are hiring a technical writing consultant to strengthen our Technical Writing team.

find out more here:

"If you are part of a group that is under-represented in Free and Open Source Software communities, we particularly encourage you to apply.

We acknowledge that our community is not as diverse as we would like it to be. We understand that we are part of the problem.

We want to be part of the solution."
#job #joboffer

Healthcare (including COVID-19 testing), housing, nutritious food, safe water, and other essential human rights are not negotiable demands. Right now it is also clear that the right to stay alive includes money, COVID tests, personal protective equipment for all non-remote workers— and being freed from prisons and jails.

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And our ability to put pressure on will likely depend on us dismantling our local police department, but pressure starts with a demand, and we're already allowing that to get muddled.

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So lets put the pressure on all who hold power to send us all money for the foreseeable future and to get the testing to full capacity NOW— or nothing goes back to normal for anybody.

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1. Everyone should have the resources needed to live no matter what the global or personal economic, medical, or social conditions

2. We need near-universal, regular testing for COVID-19 to safely stop staying at home as much as possible.

Like how hard is it for us all to be on team “let's stay alive and not go broke”?

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i'm not one to say that we can just come to some understanding on fundamentally different conceptions of fairness and freedom but even some of the people literally yelling for (more) inessential businesses to begin serving their wants and/or making them money, and truly a supermajority of all people even in the United States, can be brought around to a couple basic points:

You know how when you get a new table with more surface area, instead of giving you less cluttered space it just gives you more surface to clutter?

Yeah, that's what web developers do with your bandwidth.

I had to sit down for a second because it fucks me up how good it is that the world flat track derby association has a Jewish Roller Derby team, Team Indigenous Rising, and Team Black Diaspora:

@hyphen just to be clear, you want to add an ssh key to the project to allow non-registered users to push commits, right? that's not possible, ssh keys can only be added to accounts
hey, anyone knows if gitlab/ allow for non-signed-in contributors to push via ssh keys?

On it seems to be only for signed in users, on gitlab I can add users by email but not ssh keys. I'm not sure if I'm missing something

really amazing features in the new Inkscape! Illustrated here with great animations that make it really clear

Thanks @inkscape team!

article on the US COVID 'protestors' 

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"why do they keep going back to the island???" turns out they make minimum wage and if they quit they won't get unemployment benefits

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