The GDPR experience suggests some major harms (esp. Increased consolidation) from relying on external regulation alone:

Could a cooperative conversion approach do better?

We Own It is looking for fellows interested in organizing electric co-op member owners in the US:

teenage engineering made a game console,
it has a crank,
thanks @eq for sharing this with me

Sneak preview of the new approach to the platformcoop-discuss email list:

Platform co-ops for India! Don't miss it tomorrow at 10am ET. Namya Mahajan will join us for a community hangout. Register for our live Zoom call here and bring your comments and questions!

This is the first time I've seen a "Share on Mastodon" button on a blog, so I did.

Well worth it. An operating system called TempleOS. And: "This is outsider art." ... "I want to use this blogpost series to break the genius down and separate it out from the insanity, bit by bit."


I just started a thread in the Loomio on whether and how we might assist in the evolution underway on the platformcoop-discuss email list:

Some morning joy for you: opera in a @coopitalia grocery store.

Bonus: Louis Kelso's daughter sent me this.

Everyone on should be sure to read Alyssa Rosenzweig's fantastic essay on "The Federation Fallacy":

cryptocurrency is an elision of "crypt o' currency" and actually refers to an underworld temple since lost to time. bitcoin miners work tirelessly to unearth the ruins.

We need to have a talk about the politics of shoddy document software practices. The Mueller Report PDF is a great place to start:

@emi @mattcropp Could I have access? I'd like to draft on the wiki a hosting agreement with p6. My username is ntnsndr.

Any ideas about why Samsung is investing in Mastodon and ActivityPub development?

fact of the day!

brought electricity to rural America during the New Deal. Could they lead the US into an era of renewable energy with the ?

Relevant article by @ntnsndr
"The Green New Deal Could Dramatically Expand Economic Democracy"

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Had a break in tooting these, will be back tooting daily now.

The switch of 's legal entity to P6 is proceeding. Proposal approved here:

I am glad that I've checked your profile that I learnt about platform coop


New proposal: "Should we move's legal 'host' to Platform 6, a UK cooperative?"

This is well worth your attention, I think.

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