Reading a bit about propaganda today. Here's a link if you're interested.
I've set up a page on the Sunbeam City wiki for resources about starting and running cooperatives and grassroots movements.
Feel free to add to it!
Makerspaces in crisis zones are already helping people around the world: Puerto Rico, Haiti, Nepal.
Instead of waiting for expensive western supplies in makeshift tents, the survivors can get tools and start building new houses and infrastructure immediately. This not only makes the help /cheaper/ but also allows the people to feel more empowered and in control, less prone to long-term traumas.
I think I've finally completed my collection of Henry David Thoreau's writings. Now I've just got to read them all...
I'm just glad some are digital. I couldn't lift all these in print form.
Anyways, for clarity I got a collection of his essays in paperback today. I already had The Maine Woods, Walden, and his journals.
@cocoron Sent my payment via open collective to be a member. Anything else I need to do?
Did you know that you might have access to Lynda.com through your local #library?!
We're using this to train new employees where I work and I can vouch for the quality of most of the content. Check with your local library and learn something 😃
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