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?

RT @Ram_Guha@twitter.com
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: hindustantimes.com/analysis/ho

India. Another mob lynching.
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RT @cjwerleman@twitter.com
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.

google.com/amp/s/www.thehindu.
twitter.com/cjwerleman/status/

This is big.
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RT @cnni@twitter.com
Researchers have successfully eliminated HIV from the DNA of infected mice cnn.it/2J3WSky
twitter.com/cnni/status/114617

RT @CNN@twitter.com
Researchers have successfully eliminated HIV from the DNA of infected mice cnn.it/2Nrxf1f

Unpardonable!
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RT @iJasOberoi@twitter.com
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.
twitter.com/iJasOberoi/status/

Dabur is shamelessly racist in airing racial abusive advertisements on the occasion of the ; well done @GargaC@twitter.com to call off their bluff!
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RT @GargaC@twitter.com
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…
twitter.com/GargaC/status/1145

Brilliant response from @srijitspeaketh@twitter.com, do not miss!
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RT @BengNationalist@twitter.com
ভারতের বাঙালিকে বাংলাদেশ@srijitspeaketh@twitter.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
twitter.com/BengNationalist/st

Recommended read on @Medium@twitter.com: “I read Snigdha Poonam’s book and in the same week ended up reading…” ift.tt/2NrUkRh

If you want to understand the 'new' India and its aspirant new generation, start with reading the book, "Dreamers", written by @snigdhapoonam@twitter.com ; I wrote a of the here, link.medium.com/TFC2NE9IYX

RT @bmj_latest@twitter.com
Healthcare professionals should stop using BMI as the sole measure of an eating disorder, says @HopeVirgo@twitter.com blogs.bmj.com/bmj/2019/06/25/h

RT @alexpghayes@twitter.com
new 📦 announcement! 🎉 twittercache: a robust way to sample the twitter graph!

built on top of @kearneymw@twitter.com's rtweet, it provides a convenient, easy way to get information about friend and following networks on twitter

alexpghayes.github.io/twitterc

Twitter, let's rally to bring Chris back home!
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RT @LizSturgiss@twitter.com
@trishgreenhalgh @Pratt_Steve Direct gofundme link here gofundme.com/f/85svf-help-get-
twitter.com/LizSturgiss/status

RT @OzaNandini@twitter.com
Rajkot, Gujarat, recent visit and
While talking with an acquaintance:
"60% of the industrial units in Rajkot have shut down."

Excellent academic paper series alert!
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RT @BMHayward@twitter.com
We are calling on authors/researchers working on & sustainability issues facing people to submit articles by 1 August to a special issue of Sustainable Earth a new Nature journal series sustainableearth.biomedcentral
twitter.com/BMHayward/status/1

RT @Newsweek@twitter.com
Indian mother and daughter beaten, shaved in front of village as punishment for resisting rape
trib.al/A94zfaB

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