…It’s also victim blaming to tell everyday people they’re at fault for using one of the two main tech platforms instead of an (as of yet inaccessible) alternative. (I have two Pinephones and my room overflows open hardware. No, I don’t blame you for using an iPhone or an Android device. You’re the victim here.)
Blame the actual culprits: clueless legislators/policymakers who allow these monopolies to continue and fail to protect our human rights. Blame Big Tech and those who enable it…
New post just dropped. This is the most personal writing I’ve done in a long time. I mean every word. https://streets.mn/2021/05/21/neighborhood-character-is-a-myth/
This isn’t anywhere near the most important thing about police violence—the devastating loss of life is—but...
Our police have been bankrupting our city for years.
Consistently and absolutely gutting taxpayers of money.
I thought we’d seen the worst of it but probably not.
Phillipe Cunningham: "I am not interested in anymore reforms. Diversifying departments, body cams, trainings, residency requirements, have all proven to not significantly impact changing cultures within departments... I'm committed to complete transformation..."
Alondra Cano: "This system cannot be reformed. We must do something different... reform will never be enough."
Today should have been Breonna Taylor’s 27th birthday. But her life was horrifically taken by officers who still have not been charged 84 days later. Keep up the calls for justice. #SayHerName
“New York State Suspends Habeas Corpus” should probably be bigger news right now?
Share widely: National guard and MPD sweeping our residential street. Shooting paint canisters at us on our own front porch. Yelling “light em up” #JusticeForGeorgeFloyd #JusticeForGeorge #BlackLivesMatter
Person: He, they(alphabetical). Schr0dinger's human.
This Mastodon instance is for people interested in technology. Discussions aren't limited to technology, because tech folks shouldn't be limited to technology either!