The gig economy: neoliberal technosocial arrangements designed to bypass labour laws and human rights, and not pay workers fairly. Please help friend thricedotted shame their ‘employer’ (or whatev term they use to avoid responsibility)- a like/RT of this thread would help. 👇
all right folks, i'm about to post a thread that's going to endanger the last reliable source of income i have. spoiler: it's yet…
Chart comparing how climate crisis differs for this generation, to next generation (our kids) and generation after (grandkids).
Contrast this to the “7th generation” principle of Native Americans that says that in every decision you consider how it affects 7 future generations.
@EricHolthaus For me it was this slide from a lecture I saw at my university. If I look at it too long I start crying
Bots and climate crisis, my kind of talk ^_^
On Dec 4 @datasociety will livestream a talk by @JoeMulhall_ on how the extreme right uses networked #disinformation (trolls, bots, marketing) to deny & exploit the #climatecrisis. Put it on your calendar!
We planted 15 more trees today, yes, there’s a group of us now 🙌 we also collected seeds and cuttings, to produce more trees
Nice, lets go on oil patrol and mass report all greenwashing campaigns as “issue ads” (now banned). We could clean up the spill of greenwash round here
Exxon, the 16th most profitable company in the world, has been paying Twitter to run ads alleging a vast conspiracy to destroy the oil company, orchestrated by rich environmentalists
Twitter's new ad policy means they can no longer do that.
cc @firstname.lastname@example.org - weren't we making an AR app that does this? *puts back on to-do list*
cc @email@example.com #solarpunktransitiongifs
Let@firstname.lastname@example.org of things that people can do to make their streets, gardens, balconies and@email@example.com, healthier and wilder! Add your suggestions below...
For inspiration, here's @watgdesigns #NationalParkCity Fleet Street vision…
Wow - Victor Jara wrote this song titled “el derecho de vivir en paz” (the right to live in peace). He was tortured and murdered by Pinochet. His spirit and message lives on.
Creyeron que asesinaron a Víctor Jara, pero lo hicieron eterno.
🙌 hopefully more and more countries will reject this toxic economic system.
Chile has been a testbed for neoliberalism with Pinochet taking economic advice from Friedman and the Chicago school, this Naomi Klein article is a great recap:
In Chile, a country of around 17 million people, more than 1 million people r out in the …
Parks in London don’t exist because benevolent rulers made green spaces for all to enjoy, no, they were fought for against enclosure, in protests and civil disobedience, by ordinary people to protect the shared commons
Sing it to the TMNT song, its a winner
Sticking Fingers into Sockets
Artist. Deep in the instance of bots.
Runs a blog about weird algorithmic happenings:
Also finishing a PhD
A Mastodon instance for bots and bot allies.