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Civil rights groups call for a stop to Amazon's doorbell surveillance partnerships with cops
boingboing.net/2019/10/09/ring

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Join me at "Once Upon a Time", the Radical Expression Costume Ball in #Seattle on October 12, it's sure to be a memorable #event! t.co/sKaczA1klc

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Are there any #Seattle social things happening for Halloween weekend? I have a great idea for a costume, and want to know if I'll have a chance to wear it before I buy it.

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Nonprofit ops/infra jobs alert -- boosts appreciated:

Freedom of the Press Foundation (where I work) is hiring a Senior DevOps Engineer. Budgeted base salary range is $90-$110K/year, remote-friendly for folks working in PT to ET time zones. Working in NYC office is also an option.

Responsibilities will include building out our Continuous Delivery infra using Kubernetes, and supporting the SecureDrop open source project and other technical initiatives by FPF. More:

freedom.press/jobs/senior-devo

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seattle-area folx:

The seattle branch of the IWW will be holding an Organizer Training 101 (OT101) on November 23 and 24

We need to get organized to be prepared for shenanigans — like the cafe vita stuff from this month. Stuff like that is *always* going down and the time to start organizing is yesterday

Then check out registration page here: seattleiww.org/ot101registrati

#seattle #iww #wobbly #work #organizing #unions #ot101 #raincitywobblies #training

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oh god now i wanna make USB 2.0 <-> TRRS cables because fuck everything it'd be funny

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okay but what if we replace USB-C with TRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRS
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I want to get more into local politics. But I am unsure how best to do it, any recommendations? Local district meetings? City Council Meetings? ...Other?

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For those of you in District 5, the best district, tomorrow at Hubbard Park, by Target, our City Council Representative is throwing a party. Pop in say hi, eat free food. Air grievances.

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When I go to Hacker News, I have explicitly chosen to be advertised to in an environment where the ads are on-topic with my interests and selected by my peers votes without having to have anything about me systemically tracked.

When I get a spam email I want to strangle the sender to DEATH.

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Seattle Social

An instance for people who live in or around Seattle. Also for people who don't live in or around Seattle, but want to talk about Seattle-related things. Almost all applications are accepted. We aim to review all applications within a few hours of submission, but give us 24 hours before getting in touch other ways.