If you ever think "oh this is a small instance, I shouldn't toot too much and fill up the local timeline," you are wrong. Please spam the hell out of with your thoughts, it's what I'm running the instance for. Otherwise it would be going to waste, and it makes me glad to see the it being used.
PSA, New Instance Show more
Hello. I've just set a up a new instance that will (hopefully) be focused on the #solarpunk and sp-adjacent movements. This includes...
..amongst other things. Registration is open and I would love for you to join! Although I don't plan on the server growing very much, I think it will provide a much-needed niche for the Fediverse. Feedback is welcome.
PS I'll still be active on the other instances I frequent.
Irish Pol Show more
Not content with ruining their own country, American Evangelists have illegally entered Ireland to campaign against the abortion referendum on Friday
I saw their private posts on Facebook (screenshotted and shared) and it featured gems like, "Ireland should be grateful, they run to use for protection"
capitalism, whinging about other leftists Show more
"No such ting as ethical consumption under Capitalism"
What it means: Individual actions and "ethical products" are not enough to compensate for the inherently unsustainable and exploitative nature of Capitalism
What people think it means: A carte blanche for Leftists to forget about the inherently unsustainable and exploitative nature of Capitalism and engage in its worst aspects
CalArts is the Illuminati for people who get mad at cartoon reboots
still thinken about that piano i saw...
A new and intriguing item has found its way into our library this evening.... https://suricrasia.online/library/
i have two exams today but all im gonna be thinking about is the lonely piano i dont need this in my life
im on a train and........ i just saw.... a piano......... in a big empty field.... by itself............ ?????????????????
monarchists are gross and embarrassing
"City of Anarchy": A high resolution schematic of Kowloon Walled City by Adolfo Arranz for SCMP
It uses information and #photography from "The Darkness City: Life in Kownloon Walled City" by Greg Girard and Ian Lambot as well as the Leisure and Cultural Services Department of Hong Kong
This location was the origin of many #Cyberpunk tropes
Higher resolution version is available here: https://i.imgur.com/5EgtSjj.jpg
I bet anti-cafés are pretty cheap to set up
It plugs into #opendata sources: #Wikidata, #OpenLibrary and #OpenStreetMap (OSM integration is very basic at this point). Still a long way to go but we have a small community and lots of reviews already. On GitHub at: https://github.com/eloquence/lib.reviews - IRC: #lib.reviews on irc.freenode.net - Matrix: https://matrix.to/#/#lib.reviews:matrix.org
getting nerds to give a shit about people who aren't neurotypical & able-bodied middle+ class white tech boys is the hardest problem in computer science