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We are living through a moment where all the cracks in the labor market are showing and people are starting to realize it's not just their job or their boss that's making them miserable, and there's a concerted effort not to explore any of this

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This time last week I was [nervously] presenting an online presentation about photobook making, I wrote a blog post about it. stunik.com/blog/2021/10/the-sh

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Following in the footsteps of Microsoft and the RIAA, NFTs are fundamentally about creating the illusion of limited availability for digital goods that in reality are unlimited because they can be freely duplicated. Combined with the environmental impacts, you can see the perversion of reality that drives NFTs: they burn through finite natural resources as if they were infinite in order to create an artificial sense of scarcity for digital goods which can be easily produced in abundance.

I'm honoured and pleased to announce I am particpating in a Ballarat Foto Bienalle online event this weekend. It's entitled, Panel Conversation: The shape of a photobook project. It is running from Sunday 17 October, 10.30am. You can book online at :-
zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Zk

Back in my real world office, I miss the view I had while working remotely.

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YouTube is banning prominent anti-vaccine activists and blocking all anti-vaccine content
https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2021/09/29/youtube-ban-joseph-mercola/

> YouTube is taking down several video channels associated with high-profile anti-vaccine activists including Joseph Mercola and Robert F. Kennedy Jr., who experts say are partially responsible for helping seed the skepticism that’s contributed to slowing vaccination rates across the country.

It seems my favourite renegade cultural org's website is borked
*sigh*
antifootballleague.org

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"This is a discussion that's going poorly, I know what will fix it, let's expand it to an immensely larger group of people!!!"

How often has this seemed emminently reasonable to you?

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#MarketplaceOfIdeas #ConnectTheWorld #Conversation

YESSSSSS!
"We need a long-term approach to media literacy training, to teach media literacy in schools and to educate people about social media echo chambers."
theconversation.com/its-almost

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This is a Mastodon instance primarily for Australasian Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums and Records people, and anyone else who wants to hang out with them. We use the Hometown fork which enables local-only posts.

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