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Association of Rural Development Workers – Benjamin Linder (ATDER-BL) Residents of the northern highlands of Nicaragua were typically overlooked by modern infrastructure development. The Association of Rural Development Workers has changed this, securing access to electricity and clean drinking water for local people for the first time. Today the association is also generating enough profits... Continue reading
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There is a Silicon Valley religion, and it’s one that doesn’t particularly care for people — at least not in our present form.
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Let’s face it: reflecting on the substantial patterns of the last twenty years of digital economic culture returns a bleak assessment. That promise to connect us that we call the “sharing economy” has turned out to be the perfect set of business practices to extract corporate profits while remaining indifferent to the well-being of participants... Continue reading
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A powerful investigative look at data-based discrimination—and how technology affects civil and human rights and economic equity The State of Indiana denies one million applications for healthcare, foodstamps and cash benefits in three years—because a new computer system interprets any mistake as “failure to cooperate.” In Los Angeles, an algorithm calculates the comparative vulnerability of... Continue reading
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With Assembly (2017), Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri have continued their trilogyEmpire (2000), Multitude (2004), and Commonwealth (2009) into the new decade, expanding it into a tetralogy. The fourth episode sees these advocates of commonism once again provide a critical analysis of the most topical developments in society. Their central issue this time concerns why the social movements that express the demands... Continue reading
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Started by Sepp Hasslberger. Last reply by Dante-Gabryell Monson Nov 1, 2015.
Started by Satoshi Nakamoto. Last reply by Alexx Saver Sep 13, 2014.
i suggest that earth is at its very limit of capability to preserve life itself, so i think imediate action is recuired.
2 simple steps i suggest to be most important.
activate a global surveilance system that gives live video feeds…Continue
Peer-to-Peer & Non-Possessory Control is the Real Value Proposition…
Posted by Chase Perkins on May 2, 2014 at 21:55