Our Executive Director, @o0karen0o was featured on the most recent episode of Explained, where she highlighted the problems with code that is designed without considering the full set of potential users. https://sfconservancy.org/news/2019/oct/24/ksonexplained/
Want to get a sense of what last year's #CopyleftConf was like? You can listen to the keynote by Molly De Blanc titled, "The Margins of Software Freedom" here on @faifcast (Spoiler alert: it was radical and excellent.) faif.us/cast/2019/may/31/0x68/
Shotwell was originally developed by a nonprofit organization and is now maintained by the community. Rothschild should not be harassing GNOME with its frivolous claim. We fully support GNOME and encourage others to do the same. https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2019/oct/23/shotwellsuit/
Are you looking forward to attending #FOSDEM in February? Don't forget to stick around for #CopyleftConf on Monday the 3rd! https://sfconservancy.org/news/2019/oct/10/secondcopyleftconf/
Do you have *strong* opinions about free software licenses -- that you'd like to respectfully share & discuss with other license aficionados? We have just the CFP for you! #CopyleftConf Feb. 3rd in Brussels, https://2020.copyleftconf.org/program/call-for-proposals
We're trying to defend #FOSS from patent trolls. Please help us: https://www.gnome.org/news/2019/10/gnome-files-defense-against-patent-troll/
Thanks to everyone who came to last night's Supporter event in Raleigh! #AllThingsOpen
Supporters meet-up at Humble Pie, dessert is on the way! #AllThingsOpen
Are you in Portland, Oregon? We'll be at LISA and could use help at our booth there later this month. Get in touch if you can pitch in for a few hours! 💚💚💚https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2019/oct/11/yourtownoct2019/
Good morning pals who are at #AllThingsOpen! Conservancy would love to see Supporters and friends tonight at Humble Pie in Raleigh at 8pm. https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2019/oct/11/yourtownoct2019/
If you're at #allthingsopen this week in Raleigh, we'd love you to see on Tuesday night at Humble Pie at 8pm for our Supporters event! 💚💚💚
Where's Conservancy going to be next? We're so glad you asked! https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2019/oct/11/yourtownoct2019/
Announcing the Second Annual Copyleft Conference, co-located with #FOSDEM20 this coming February. And our CFP is open today! https://sfconservancy.org/news/2019/oct/10/secondcopyleftconf/
Two companies have begun a fight regarding GPL compliance, yet neither complies with GPL's most basic provisions. https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2019/oct/02/cambium-ubiquiti-gpl-violations/ #gplcompliance
The other keynotes are @firstname.lastname@example.org, @email@example.com & @firstname.lastname@example.org! I'm *even more* humbled to be at the top of the program with those three! @email@example.com 2019 is going to be great!
The fight for diversity, equality and inclusion is the fight for software freedom. Our movement will only be successful if it includes everyone. RMS does not speak for these values.
Saying goodbye to @outreachy, GSoC and other interns, looking back at how much code's been written and looking forward to some great #FOSS events this fall with member project communities and staff. https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2019/sep/11/august-roundup/
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