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And we're looking for presenters!
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The Paradox of Tolerance has been on my mind lately. Here's Karl Popper, in _The Open Society and its Enemies_
"If we extend unlimited tolerance even to those who are intolerant, if we are not prepared to defend a tolerant society against the onslaught of the intolerant, then the tolerant will be destroyed, and tolerance with them."
If you meet a free speech absolutist who insists deplatforming nazis is unethical, that means they haven't thought through the Paradox.
The most ecological technology is one you use for a long time. This is especially true of computing technology, where the embodied energy is several magnitudes higher than the energy cost of using it.
The oil industry threatens polar bears in their dens https://bit.ly/3iEwJso https://twitter.com/Gizmodo/status/1280662891792924672 #Tech
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En Finlandia parece que no hay políticos timoratos o susceptibles a las "críticas"...
El lobby inmobiliario es muy poderoso y hay que enfrentarlo...
Aquellos que tengan miedo a los consorcios inmobiliarios o a todo tipo de monopolio no se deben dedicar a la política...
La política debe ser territorio de los valientes, dispuestos a pagar los costos que haya que pagar...
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