Civil rights groups: "perhaps the most dangerous surveillance technology ever developed". Stop selling it to governments.

Amazon: "That’s not our decision to make"

Your regular reminder:
Technology 👏 is 👏 not 👏 neutral

bbc.com/news/technology-486346

Great tour by @greenpeace_gr@twitter.com volunteers to the Rainbow Warrior III. She is really beautiful 💚

pixelfed.social/p/comzeradd/44

It's great to receive appreciation in the form of a recurring donation ;) Even the smallest amount helps us keep going.

liberapay.com/libreops/

if you consider facism, "not that much of a problem", consider that it is because of your social status.

And if you then also consider acting against facism is actually facism you lost your mind to the far right, as those 2 thoughts are exclusionary to each other by logic. If you can't grasp it, read:

you say:

- facism is not a problem
- antifacism is facism and by that a problem

now repeat those sentenses after each other in any order you want.

New blog post: "Tech veganism" nolanlawson.com/2019/05/31/tec

Wherein I try to understand what makes a "tech vegan" (i.e. someone who avoids closed-source software and big tech companies, i.e. probably you), and whether there are parallels with real veganism.

"Europe's largest CO2 emitter, the German mining company RWE, sues climate activists for 2.07 million Euros for compensation."

indymedia.nl/node/46150

's CEO: "Yes, we use data to make products more helpful for everyone"

nytimes.com/2019/05/07/opinion

Google does offers helpful services, but primarily for their customers, not their users. Like this time its AI algorithms helped DoD with drones strikes

action at .

bridge blocked with people planting trees and solar panels 💚

Check @signsofrevolt@twitter.com's timeline for updates and photos/videos.

ο Αραχωβίτης ψήφισε υπέρ του εκ μέρους της Ελλάδας. Παρά τις αντίθετες δηλώσεις, πάρα την υποτιθέμενη άρνηση ή σκεπτικισμό απ' τους συναδέλφους του ευρωβουλευτές @papadimoulis@twitter.com @kkuneva@twitter.com @SteliosKoul@twitter.com.

/cc @ThePressProject@twitter.com @dromografos@twitter.com

Live streaming of @EUCouncil@twitter.com ministers talking about the .
video.consilium.europa.eu/en/w

According to that, the directive was already approved by vote. Here is how individual countries voted.

This is the article by @torrentfreak@twitter.com that @Twitter@twitter.com censored, after a request. madness.

We know that because twitter doesn't have *yet*. Otherwise I wouldn't be able to share it now, or even have a discussion about it.

torrentfreak.com/promo-screene

Surprising how quickly many journalists aligned with US DOJ narrative on .

As someone who couldn't care less about nations & borders, I see no difference between people who promote either Russia's or USA's interests and their tendency to prosecute whistleblowers.

Στις 15 Απριλίου θα γίνει η ψηφοφορία στο @EUCouncil@twitter.com για το

@papadimoulis@twitter.com @kkuneva@twitter.com @SteliosKoul@twitter.com δείξτε εμπράκτως την αντίθεση σας στην οδηγία, έστω και καθυστερημένα. Πείστε τον συνάδελφό σας, αρμόδιο υπουργό κ.Αραχωβίτη, να καταψηφίσει

A glimpse of future for & implementation.

When legislation complexity contradicts how internets works, even big platforms will choose the easy way out.

Media outlets expect to be paid by Google. More likely, Google News will stop on EU

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