Happy Memorial of St. Benedict, the patron saint of , whose "little Rule for beginners" is still living and giving life for over a thousand years. cc @unmonastery

OceanEditors.com is an English language editing service for ESL (English as a Second Language) scholars.

OceanEditors is an #e2c enterprise (Exit 2 Community) which was founded as a democratic workplace and will exit as a full #workercoop

If you are an ESL academic struggling with your English manuscripts, we can help!

Want to help grow the #e2c #coop community? Help us connect with clients and partnering universities.


If you're involved in cooperatives, how can your cooperative(s) begin practicing reparations?

My goodness, Grace Lee Boggs' autobiography is free online this summer: upress.umn.edu/book-division/b Some good feminist, antiracist reading!

Anyone use Evolution for mail/calendars? I maybe getting nudged into it from Thunderbird. Kinda like the idea of living in a GNOME project more than a Mozilla afterthought, but trying to decide whether it'll be worth getting used to its idiosyncracies.

RT @ntnsndr@twitter.com

Does your community need better options for businesses in crisis right now?

Please join us for an upcoming webinar, "Community Ownership in a Pandemic," next week, featuring emerging models: colorado.edu/lab/medlab/2020/0

🐦🔗: twitter.com/ntnsndr/status/126

spacex starship fire test (3/3) 

Some reading to do: easyessays.org/

Peter Maurin's "Easy Essays"

"When the organizers try
to organize the unorganized,
then the organizers
don’t organize themselves.
And when the organizers
don’t organize themselves,
nobody organizes himself,
And when nobody organizes himself,
nothing is organized."

Here is some fabulous evidence from @emi @cadwellsocialcoop @Matt_Noyes and friends that is the amazingest nerdiest place on the Internet to be a cooperator: social.coop/@emi/1041582002702

oceaneditors.com is an #E2C
"exit 2 community" startup. Our target is a #workercoop structure. Had a great conversation with @ntnsndr
on E2C, which fits our objectives quite well. If you're also interested in E2C please reach out! Follow, and I'll follow back.

You can read more about E2C here:

I'm thrilled to announce that we have now officially transferred our fiscal host on Open Collective to Platform6.coop. is now legally part of a cooperative! loomio.org/d/U7uvGdqF/should-s

Lots of great pieces have come out recently calling upon those of us in the free/open-source software to go further in making ethical tech.

* @ntnsndr on the culture war in open-source modelviewculture.com/pieces/th
* @CoralineAda on **ethical** open-source software modelviewculture.com/pieces/a-

If something looks weird about our budget on Open Collective right now, it's because we're currently transferring our Fiscal Host arrangement to Platform6.coop, which will make us officially, legally, a cooperative enterprise! opencollective.com/socialcoop#

@e_mydata Is there currently any way to get a preloaded phone in the US?

Thank you to the #jitsi folks who have created a platform for people to connect, and a strong alternative to proprietary platforms. You all rock.

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