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These two ex-Slack product managers want to replace bus stations with industrial agriculture

Just a difference of opinions folks. Some people think transit should be free, some people think the government should round up, torture, and kill political opponents

yeesh this comment from a local news site about a seattle fare strike. The comment links out to a torture scene from the movie Reservoir Dogs

This Is Hell!

episode 1098: Mourning Thanksgiving.


Yesterday I learned

- thanksgiving has been celebrated in the US since the 1600s
- the "pilgrims and indians" bits of the myth were added in the 1800s as WASP propaganda

so I guess a reminder that if you live and/or work in , to make rent payments to the Duwamish Tribe.


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@DialMforMara i'm still not sure where i stand on this, but IGD did post a FAQ style response because "The Seattle Fare Strike call has generated controversy within left-leaning urbanist discussion circles (such as Seattle Tap-on Memes for Transit-Oriented Teens) that warrants engagement."

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Workshop Times and Titles for the #Seattle #AnarchistBookFair

Saturday Nov. 30

10:30am – 12pm
- Building an Escalation Campaign
- The Sheer Terror of Holding on to Nothingness (Trace Fleeman y Garcia)

12:30pm – 2pm
- Anarchy in the SF: A Panel on Speculative Fiction with Nisi Shaw
- Navigating Anarchism in the Academy: Skills, Strategies, Emotions, and Destruction in Education (Bobbi and Eir)

2pm – 3:30pm
- WTO 20th Anniversary Panel
- Updates on the Clallum Bay Prison Strike

Sunday Dec. 1

10:30am – 12pm
- Indigenous Futurisms and Presents (Hexe)
- Flip the Script: Film History, Deconstruction, and Production Workshop

1pm – 2pm
- All Power to the People: Portable Electrical Supply and You
- Whatever Happened to Anti-Globalization? (John Zerzan)

2pm – 3:30pm
- Queer Wanderings in the Anti-Nazi Underworld
- Firearms 101 (Puget Sound John Brown Gun Club)

if you're going to recommend to someone that they get high and listen to an album, you gotta warn them if the album can in any way be described as psychedelic

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The #Seattle winter thing where you have to check-in with yourself around 3:30pm, to see if there's anything you really need to do while there's still one hour of functional daylight left.

Sunset for today, Nov 10, is 4:38pm.

@raye who do I follow to not miss the next one of these??

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guess I should join in #VerseThursday with a poem I think I've shared here before? it's from mckayla robbin's "We Carry The Sky" collection

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@Dayglochainsaw @hasya23 this... This has to be a troll, right!?

Phrases like, "full anarchist like us" and "you're breaking the NAP" are just too cringe to be real....

@luka to give some historical context.

@Gargron introduced trending hashtags a year or so ago.

People requested the feature be removed because it could easily be abused (using bots to game hashtags, using a hashtag to get an unrelated offensive content in front of people, etc.)

so the feature was pulled to let the idea bake a bit.

Now it is being re-introduced with some moderation features built to go along with it.

which is neat

@Tak yup 😕 , they saw other companies being pressured to not work with ICE and decided to hang an "open for business sign"

capitalists do a capitalism

"[GitLab] recently changed its company handbook to declare it won't ban potential customers on 'moral/value grounds,' and that employees should not discuss politics at work.

The policy addition, created by co-founder and CEO Sid Sijbrandij [was implemented] two weeks ago. It was proposed to clarify that GitLab is committed to doing business with 'customers with values that are incompatible with our own values.'"

politics; uspolish 

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