These Weeks’ Higgledy-piggledyJune 11, 2017
Links, bits, bobs
- Nature, culture, ordure — awesome conference by Philippe Descola at the Mucem!
- Under2 Coalition and C40 Cities — governments are not the only transnational institutional level of action
- Fuck Facebook — “The Internet Archive is our only good defense against broken links. Blocking them from indexing Facebook content is a huge “fuck you” to anyone who cares about the longevity of the stuff they link to.” It’s also a really good way to push people to have a short memory, i.e. control over what parts of online history you see. Kind of spooky.
- Important Harvard Scientists Attack Kin Selection: Context — a nice intro to an emotionally charged sequence of events in evolutionary biology research
How The Intercept Outed Reality Winner — Color Laser printers add tracking near-invisible dots to your pages; this has been around for a decade, and the EFF documents what is known, but it’s the first time I’m hearing about it!
La Ville ã Vélo — actions vélo à Lyon
- Revue S!lence — un autre membre des Médias Libres!
La Légumerie — “L’agriculture urbaine comme outil de production nourricière et de développement social & écologique sur le territoire de la Métropole de Lyon”; intéressant.
Corrupt, dangerous and brutal to its poor – but is Marseille the future of France? — a very accurate article on Marseille, its life, politics, and the meaning of all this in the French context