Sharing, Solidarity & Sustainability
“Capital can’t concentrate in areas where capital doesn’t exist.” Yup. It’s going to take more than Black communities’ own resources to close the racial wealth divide in the US.
#BlackFridays just concluded with their ultimate day of action on Black Friday. Here’s a good look at how this movement came to be.
Reputation, reputation, reputation
You maybe remember I wrote a piece about how worker organization will need to develop tools & skills to manage online reputation, a few years ago. If you need more impetus to do that, check out this creepy story about AI-crawling of babysitters’ social media pages, and rating them as appropriate caregivers. (If you didn’t want your teenaged daughter to post selfies, why did you give her a phone?)
What can activists learn from corporations about how to successfully “franchise” events and campaigns?
OSF has just released a report assessing new technologies that have been developed to empower & inform migrants about their employment & other legal rights.
Are you a tech worker? Are you planning on applying for a job with Amazon in Queens? If not, sign this petition.
Is this kitchen haunted? or just automated?