To highlight the #OMN instances are about activism and campaign for progressive/radical social change. Chit-chat as a part of this is fine, But if you only personally post you will likely be more at home on another instance. Thanks.
http://hamishcampbell.com/2022/08/27/using-the-power-of-4opens/ The open process makes visible this #techshit so we can compost it at source.
My father died recently, this is his eulogy http://hamishcampbell.com/2022/09/17/ians-campbells-eulogy/
My thoughts so far on writefreely: I just don't know if it's for me.
I love the minimalistic UI, that it lets me focus on my writing, and especially the ActivityPub integration, but I don't have nearly enough control over the final product that's shown to the user. I had to fight hard to style it the way I wanted, and now I've realized the homepage shows the full content of every post; not ideal for my use case.
I may still self-host a public WriteFreely instance as part of @freedomtowrite.
What I like about this “movement” is that the EU recognize this and has motivation to shift, if practically no understanding and actually denial of this :wink:
A key point, the value of the MONEY is not for us, It’s for them, so they can except value in the #openweb this is a hard path to walk for both sides, money and power both corrupt us, this is obverse, I see this all the time.
Twenty years ago today, Dave Winer published the final RSS 2.0 spec. Thank you Dave, for providing the web with the plumbing that let's me read the web at volume every day.
Anti-capitalism is going to #mainstream over the next 5 years, the shift to right in the face of #climatechaos is going to drive this.
The outcome is open.
The UK Tory's party pushed the suicide button with the huge fossil fuels subsidy and the suspension of green energy subsidies.
#deathcult is no longer a metaphor it's the reality of all our ruling class.
Let us tell a fabulous story of social technology http://hamishcampbell.com/2022/09/17/let-us-tell-a-fabulous-story-of-social-technology/
http://hamishcampbell.com/2022/09/17/a-sordid-story-of-fear-and-punishment-and-a-path-to-walk-away-from-this/ A sordid story of fear and punishment, and a path to walk away from this
Interesting centreist view of revolution
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