Human Rights Watch has produced a series of videos to familiarize immigrants in the US of their rights in interactions with ICE: wehaverights.us/

With reports that sweeping raids may be scheduled for this weekend, now is a good time to point any immigrants you know to this info.

gwendolyn brooks + puppetry + soul music 

Honestly kinda stunned I've never seen such a simple write up of "how to visit archives" before but this is great so hey here ya go tinysubversions.com/notes/libr

discussion of sexual harassment in library and code spaces 2/ 

That moment when I have so much on my plate but honestly just want to watch more old videos of Fifi Abdo. youtu.be/TU5oCaslPKU

I currently work and live in central Missouri, where there's a lot of flooding; most of the locals say it hasn't been this bad since 1993.

PBS has a list of resources at pbs.org/newshour/nation/how-to, and I'm looking to see if Mutual Aid Disaster Relief has any operations out here.

If anyone's interested in helping me out, or can point me in a good direction, please drop me a line.

Anyone work in collection institutions such as libraries, archives, and museums? Currently doing a research paper on deed of gift for digital donations.

Day 2 of our #Mozilla / #LibraryCarpentry global sprint.
I am working on a document about "Decentralisation for the information industries", if you want to have a look and contribute / give feedback ! 😊 -> cryptpad.fr/pad/#/2/pad/edit/z
#decentralisation #libraries

The Entire Archives of Radical Philosophy Go Online: Read Essays by Michel Foucault, Alain Badiou, Judith Butler & More (1972-2018)

openculture.com/?p=1049275 t.co/GnWBBOYBCg

assigned Sarah Ahmed's Warnings post as a required reading for my undergraduate computer ethics class, and we discuss that assignment later this morning feministkilljoys.com/2018/12/0

I saw this so you all have to see it now. My condolences.

milkshake politics 

Personal stuff: dust-ups with the ex-spouse. Will probably delete later. 

Personal stuff: dust-ups with the ex-spouse. Will probably delete later. 

Academic double standards from the old guard and my whining about it 

I am coming to the astonishing conclusion that no one under age 24 knows how to use a spreadsheet.

So far, only two of my five students have turned anything in that’s even remotely professional and I feel like an utter failure as an educator.

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