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Trademark troll who claims to own "Dragon Slayer" now wants exclusive rights to book covers where someone is holding a weapon
boingboing.net/2018/07/19/drag

9 phrases Montessori teachers use to build resilient kids - Motherly mother.ly/child/montessori-phr

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TIL you can get an RSS feed of a Mastodon user's email by going to https://{{instance}}/@{{username}}.rss

mastodon.social/@emsenn.rss

DC Mayor Uses First Veto To Stop Chronically Absent Kids From Graduating | The Daily Caller dailycaller.com/2018/07/13/dc-

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Current read: "Technically wrong" by Sara Wachter-Boettcher.

I've barely started and it already feels like a mandatory reading for anyone involved in tech.

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So okay.

Can someone send me links to anti-harassment tech y'all know of? I have a few in mind but like in the realm of ActivityPub, a tool could work.

Please boost.

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If you're building a social platform in 2018 and anti-abuse isn't on your radar, you've got a blind spot the size of your gigantic privileges and should definitely not be building anything, period.

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"D&D is a clothesline on which I can hang all kinds of academic subjects."

simplecast.com/s/903cfa30

(I feel the same way about art and technology.)

"To attract new prison guards, salaries were raised. To attract beginning teachers, perhaps we should pay them more than prison guards."

SC teachers vilified, underpaid in anti-public school state | The State thestate.com/opinion/op-ed/art

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"... and everything's horrible and there's nothing we can do."
"Hold on," she said. She stepped off the path to pick up a discarded water bottle.
"What are you doing?" he asked.
"There's a recycling bin a bit further up."
"Oh. Anyway, we're so powerless-"
"Let's do what we can."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories

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