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Grant Potter

http://www.faz.net/-gsf-8eaf4 "effectiveness without autonomy is not effective, dependency-induced compliance is no social contract, and freedom from uncertainty is no freedom."

Grant Potter

via @dajbelshaw @WeAreOpenCoop @icacoop #bcoet Co-operatives are based on the values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity. In the tradition of their founders, co-operative members believe in the ethical values of honesty, openness, social responsibility and caring for others.

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

https://quitter.no/main/public I like this disclaimer ... "Quitter.no is not a service and you are not a customer here. We are a small part of a bigger social change, creating a large decentralized community. This means that we don't have to be neutral toward the content on our GNU social instance. If you don't like the direction this instance is going, you are free to move to another instance or start your own."

Grant Potter

https://blog.ouseful.info/2017/04/06/getting-web-services-up-and-running-on-amazon-web-services-aws-using-vagrant-and-the-aws-cli/ via: @psychemedia "If we want to start developing digital skills at scale, we need to get the initiatives out of the computing departments and into the technology departments, and science departments, and engineering departments, and humanities departments, and social science departments…"

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

http://www.affinity.works/ There is no technology solution to social problems, but we can use technology as an enabler for social movements to solve those problems

Grant Potter

"at some point you run up against issues that are more social problems than technical problems" https://nolanlawson.com/2017/03/05/what-it-feels-like-to-be-an-open-source-maintainer/

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

... a social network for short demos https://www.dwitter.net/