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Aug 2, 2019

@lea_rosen on twitter

 

What are "good" reasons for asylum?

How does the process work?

How did things change after 9/11?

How did things change under Trump?

US techie call to action, learn Spanish if you don't know it and donate to RAICES here: https://www.raicestexas.org/donate/ 

Here's a list of organizations that help...


Aug 2, 2019

Wendy Liu Online:

https://dellsystem.me/

twitter

 

Discussed:

- Tech and Labor Rights

- The Lucas Plan

- Capitalism

- Adam Smith's Mom

 

Recommended Movie:

"Sorry to Bother You" by Boots Riley

 

Recommended Reading:

"Platform Capitalism" by Nick Srnicek

"Capitalist Realism" by Mark Fisher

"Disassembly Required" by Geoff...


Aug 2, 2019

Twitter

 

Discussed:

- ACM Code of Ethics

- GDPR

- Brexit

- Philosophy in a few TV shows

- Tech won't build it?

 

Recommended Reading from Catherine on Virtue Ethics: "Technology and the Virtues" by Shannon Vallor