My philosophically driven disdain and, well, visceral revulsion for the (proprietary) computing platforms and software titles used by most people is so great that I have rendered myself largely unemployable in my chosen industry. It's a tricky position. Luckily, I've found a great role with a non-profit foundation which shares my views...
@lightweight , Hi Dave, what are we going to discuss in this month's FOSS meeting?
An astonishingly one-sided piece blaming poor peasants and tribals for forest destruction without a word about the massive environmental devastation caused by mining, industry and highway construction: https://www.hindustantimes.com/analysis/how-a-social-justice-tool-became-a-means-to-grab-land-in-india-s-forests/story-TPm9hWnFzRJavD1bKN2grM.html
#violent India. Another mob lynching.
India: Yet another young Muslim man lynched and murdered by a violent Hindu mob after being forced to chant, "Jai Sri Ram" on Friday.
Leading the mob was a member of India's ruling party - BJP.
This is big.
Researchers have successfully eliminated HIV from the DNA of infected mice https://cnn.it/2J3WSky
Researchers have successfully eliminated HIV from the DNA of infected mice https://cnn.it/2Nrxf1f
1. These goons are mocking the old Sikh man’s religious wear.
2. An accomplice is filming the incident to make a statement.
3. The old man died.
4. One of the accused Manohar Lal has been arrested, other cowards are absconding.
5. This is from Punjab, where Sikhs are in majority.
Dabur is shamelessly racist in airing racial abusive advertisements on the occasion of the #CWC2019 ; well done @GargaC@twitter.com to call off their bluff!
Hey @imohitburman & @Burman_Amit, have u no shame that your co Dabur is doing naked AntiBengali racist ads? Beng@GargaC@twitter.comBengal gave ur family refuge when u were nobodies. Your early products were copied from Bengal. Now you abuse Hindu Bengali custo…
My answer to Why does RStudio take so long to load and save disk image on my 2017 MacBook? https://www.quora.com/Why-does-RStudio-take-so-long-to-load-and-save-disk-image-on-my-2017-MacBook/answer/Arin-Basu?share=38d06357
Brilliant response from @firstname.lastname@example.org, do not miss!
ভারতের বাঙালিকে বাংলাদেশ@email@example.comরনাথ ঠাকুরকে অপমান করার বিরুদ্ধে সোচ্চার হলেন @srijitspeaketh ও,
আপনাকে অনেক ধন্যবাদ।
@DaburIndia @DaburHoney_Ind @AskDabur
@GargaC @KOLLEO @anushkar8017 @BanglaPokkho @IchbinUjjaini @Dipanjan_A @Bongo_Mata @saileenas
Recommended read on @Medium@twitter.com: “I read Snigdha Poonam’s book and in the same week ended up reading…” https://ift.tt/2NrUkRh
Healthcare professionals should stop using BMI as the sole measure of an eating disorder, says @HopeVirgo@twitter.com https://blogs.bmj.com/bmj/2019/06/25/hope-virgo-people-with-eating-disorders-should-be-offered-help-regardless-of-their-weight/
new #rstats 📦 announcement! 🎉 twittercache: a robust way to sample the twitter graph!
built on top of @firstname.lastname@example.org's rtweet, it provides a convenient, easy way to get information about friend and following networks on twitter
Twitter, let's rally to bring Chris back home!
@trishgreenhalgh @Pratt_Steve Direct gofundme link here https://www.gofundme.com/f/85svf-help-get-chris-home
Excellent academic paper series alert!
We are calling on authors/researchers working on #environmental & sustainability issues facing #young people to submit articles by 1 August to a special issue of Sustainable Earth a new Nature journal series https://sustainableearth.biomedcentral.com/young-lives
You know you are in the Big Apple when ...
Why I love New York City! https://twitter.com/marykarrlit/status/1145105744225873920
Coddling of the Indian mind.
A must-read piece on the downward slide of Indian pluralism: https://time.com/5617161/india-religious-hate-crimes-modi/
Indian mother and daughter beaten, shaved in front of village as punishment for resisting rape
University of Canterbury. R. Big Data. Archlinux. Emacs.