@mako @oli @bhaugen @richdecibels @Graham_Mitchell @dajbelshaw @mayel
Is the rationalist ideology of free choice so embedded that we can’t acknowledge emergent properties of large aggregates of ppl?
Pls tell me these P2P self-reflecting data-analytic protocols and tools are actually out there, and I’m just listening to the wrong conversations!
Is the anarcho vision individualistic, like Margaret Thatcher, ‘there is no society’? Do FOSS folk fantasise that the only significant actions are the intentional ones, the connections we *mean* to make, with discrete materials we individually own and kontrol?
You know, as we worry about the future of international travel, I'll just put this out there- give me a solid wifi connection and some actual elbow room, and I'd happily spend a couple of days flying home on a solar powered zeppelin instead of taking a jet.
Can you imagine how quiet it would be too?
Like taking a sleeper train through the sky. I'm really about this idea.
Nearly a billion dollars a year is flowing into the organized #ClimateChange counter-movement: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/meet-the-money-behind-the-climate-denial-movement-180948204/
Wow. Imagine how much #transitions initiatives could do with that kind of funding.
Account migration "easier than ever, and with 3.0 comes the ability to bring your followers with you like magic!" Thanks a lot! I think that's one of the most important feature for a decentralized network! https://blog.joinmastodon.org/2019/10/mastodon-3.0/ #Mastodon
I've started collecting a list on my website of contemporary autonomous collectives. I plan on adding their rough population, so I can ultimately have a count of there are X people living in anarchy today.
@ me with more, please. (I literally just started it so it doesn't have the Zapatistas or the International Commune of Rojava, even though I've talked about like, both of those today.) But @ me with any, please!