Monday, 9 March 2015

150308


Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 150307 - http://moodysmdd.blogspot.no/2015/03/150307.html yesterday's tweets as a single page

The sinister treatment of dissent at the BBC - http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/mar/08/bbc-whistleblowers-jimmy-savile national pride?@BBC is a national shame these days (v @Stephen_Curry)

Jeremy Hunt accused of covering up critical NHS report - http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/mar/07/jeremy-hunt-accused-cover-up-critical-nhs-report-tory-mp can't think why he'd do that... #GE2015

Welcome to the 38 Degrees Save our #NHS campaign! - http://election.38degrees.org.uk/?tinfo_id=1 info on local activities

Can hipsters save the world? - http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2015/mar/08/can-hipsters-save-the-world nicely upbeat piece

the capital’s talent pool, continually refreshed by #immigration, is what sets it apart. “People do seem to be more creative in #London

"I wonder if part of the reason British companies don’t become Facebook is because British people are too polite to become billionaires."

Jeb Bush: #NetNeutrality Decision is ‘Crazy’ - http://time.com/3736443/net-neutrality-fcc-jeb-bush/ useful to know: Jeb Bush is an idiot (v @declanm @RecentApp)

Don’t trust your phone, don’t trust your laptop – this is the reality that #Snowden has shown us - http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/mar/08/edward-snowden-trust-phone-laptop-sim-cards yup

we have not lowered emissions "because those things fundamentally conflict with deregulated capitalism" - http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/mar/08/how-will-everything-change-under-climate-change

.@NaomiAKlein's point about climate change vs. deregulation is also why the regulatory moves at the heart of #TTIP are dangerous & misguided

"PAFTA School" - People Against Free Trade Agreements - http://myaccount.maestroconference.com/conference/register/OUOHY94QDF4I3 "7 week long call series from March 4th-April 15th"

Consent: Not actually that complicated - http://rockstardinosaurpirateprincess.com/2015/03/02/consent-not-actually-that-complicated/ this is very good (v @bo_novak @jilliancyork)


.@ahorapodemos, a new type of resistance - https://www.opendemocracy.net/can-europe-make-it/tim-baster-isabelle-merminod/podemos-new-type-of-resistance#.VPxeiSgDlRl.twitter sounds really exciting; note use of freesw to organise (v @CasparBowden)

"I never tire of using Gerald Waller’s iconic photograph of an orphan boy with his first pair of new shoes in 1946" - http://confusedofcalcutta.com/2015/03/08/on-being-not-alone-some-sunday-morning-thoughts/

#TTIP – Das Märchen vom Wachstums- und Beschäftigungsmotor - http://library.fes.de/pdf-files/wiso/10969.pdf from October 2014; still true

The OA Interviews: Alison Mudditt, Director, University of California Press - http://poynder.blogspot.no/2015/03/the-oa-interviews-alison-mudditt.html fascinating stuff, as ever #openaccess

#Florida banned state workers from using term '#climatechange' – report - http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/mar/08/florida-banned-terms-climate-change-global-warming what a bunch of ignorant, risible fools


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