Thursday's show, number 111, is up: https://studio-dessai.github.io/2017/12/14/sdecxi/
Damian joined Stéphane to share some of his favourites and talk streaming radio, #Netlabels and the evolution of music distribution on the Internet.
After becoming disillusioned as an analytic chemist, I put my chemistry knowledge to use in two distinctly different fields.
On one track I became a professional baker.
On the other I became a professional photographer.
In Europe where I studied, both fields are deeply respected, even Romantic. Back home in the US of A, both skills became trivial, reduced to Instagram antics.
Chemistry is about fundamental changes. And no one here fundamentally wants change.
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So that takes us through Educate.
Then it's time to agitate.
Help the people you have educated fight back.
We are fighting back against the consolidation of power in media, and specifically the repeal of net noot.
We fight back by leaving centralized services. By refusing to pay Disney/Fox/Comcast for media. By providing community alternatives. By self publishing. By using mastodon.
Hello social.coop people,
I'm Alfonso, connecting from the Pyrenees, the mountains in the south of France.
Here in the Pyrenees, i've co-founded Lab Place, a maker and co-working space in a little village https://lab.place
I also take part in the international network Civicwise https://civicwise.org
It's really weird looking at the old stereo system my family had back in the 80's, with the speaker hookups that were just bare wires we had to jam into holes, and also they didn't even have always on microphones with permanent connections back to entirely unaccountable multinational corporations who don't pay their fucking taxes. Primitive AF.
Pendant que Macron organise son sommet climat, l'Etat continue de financer allègrement le réchauffement planétaire
Help defend your right to repair! Send us your stories of being blocked from accessing your devices https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2017/12/protect-your-right-repair-and-control-devices-your-life source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/940671887683629056
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Loved the point made about creating alternatives rather than merely opposing the status quo.