#Introduction I don't like using my real name on social so for this platform I'm Sorrel. I'm a trans person in my mid twenties, white, and currently living around Portland. I am all about bicycles, urban design, green anarchism, and ranged weaponry.
"A hamster has been trading cryptocurrencies in a cage rigged to automatically buy and sell tokens since June - and it's currently outperforming the S&P 500"
This is funny on many levels.
But also i am reminded of this thing that Walidah Imarisha said during a talk about the Octavia's Brood collection, which is that all radical politics is speculative fiction
This is also a worthwhile episode of a pretty interesting podcast on crypto tech applications for management of a matter/energy economy. I think his view of the state and anarchism is wrong of course but it's interesting nonetheless
Whatever you think of C4SS, this isn't great news:
"The Center for a Stateless Society (C4SS), a left-wing market anarchist think tank and media center, has had its 16-year-old PayPal accounts permanently disabled. "
Why not a DAO to manage a common treasury for use on different mutual aid projects - instead of the hodgepodge of crowdfunding platforms that are vulnerable to mass reports by reactionaries
Their Mr. Beast album if anyone cares
If I create some pre-built meshtastic devices with nice cases would people in Portland be interested in buying them for ~$50 (that's cost)?
It's a little pocket size radio, with a battery that lasts 9 years, and if the grid ever goes down (or just for fun), you can: turn it on, connect up your phone/computer, and chat with other people on the network with a range of miles.
Who are these people spending like, multiple g's on NFTs?!
ShadowDragon: Inside the Social Media Surveillance Software That Can Watch Your Every Move https://theintercept.com/2021/09/21/surveillance-social-media-police-microsoft-shadowdragon-kaseware/ #surveilance #repression
The situation of Toby Shone [Operation Adream, 325]: Read more: https://enoughisenough14.org/2021/09/22/the-situation-of-toby-shone-operation-adream-325/ #UK #Repression #antireport
From the resolution:
"Let It Therefore Be Resolved that the Vermont AFL-CIO, being anti-fascist, recognize a
people’s right to self-defense;
Let It Further Be Resolved that the Vermont AFL-CIO directs our elected Union
leadership to defend our collective right to own firearms."
I love the city and believe in anarchy. Currently into bicycles as a tool of empowerment and revolt. Against the domination of humans and non-human animals.
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