Tuesday, March 3, 2015


@loic If you're looking for "greater Mindlefulness", maybe making art is a good direction to head in..?

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/hughcartoons/status/570677850535288836

Amazing @nytmag piece by @matthewshaer on the brave citizen journalism in Rio's favelas, plagued by police brutality http://t.co/CuzHxzcJ0Q

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/nikhilgoya_l/status/570816588707979264

Matt Barnidge (@mbarni109)

2/23/15 2:11 PM
"Analytical journalism is something Twitter, Facebook and Google can’t compete with." goo.gl/EmE6IT

still working with the science if people ness... no..?

@deray Is there anything whiter than needing academic studies from the ivory (read: white) tower to substantiate a reality proven daily?

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/lewisam10/status/571101913766346752

Maria Montessori: "One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child."http://t.co/IdHgvdr9IX

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/nikhilgoya_l/status/571104474711891968

Patrick Meier (@PatrickMeier)

2/26/15 7:20 AM
Using Waze, Uber, AirBnB and SeeClickFix for Disaster Response bit.ly/13TinH9

RT @makower: How floating farms could help feed 9 billion people sustainably
@ShilpiChhotray @future500 http://t.co/4WXFD7kM74

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/JamesOClark/status/571387340855373824

I have a Google alert set for "suicide exams." As exam season arrives in India, nearly all the links are to stories about youth suicides.

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/nikhilgoya_l/status/571533693661122560

"That is the FBI’s terrorism strategy — keep fear alive — and it drives everything they do." - @GGreenwaldhttp://t.co/mX2hN30r5s

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/ASE/status/571534828610449408

Christopher Soghoian (@csoghoian)

2/27/15 8:31 AM
Re-up from last night: Australian intel chiefs questioned over Gemalto hack. Their responses are cringe-worthy. youtube.com/watch?v=7Nt7Fh…

U.S condemns ISIS for setting people on fire. Coming from a country that used 388,000 tons of napalm bombs in Vietnam http://t.co/0rJDTLFe2W

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/MaanImranKhan/status/571245136492957696

Indy Johar (@indy_johar)

2/28/15 6:55 AM
@TEDxBrum: #DIY State: How we all are the future of Gov via @dominiccampbell
youtube.com/watch?v=upL0ZT… pic.twitter.com/7mzMeT567t” grt talk!

Watch: Trailer for Sebasti√£o Salgado's 'The Salt of the Earth' Doc http://t.co/74mi2ZIdlN

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/singularityblog/status/571701925680431104

Best analysis I've seen on "net neutrality" - be worried, very worried about protecting incumbents by @jeffreyatucker http://t.co/4Lp3fMzocv

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/jhagel/status/571710532140449792


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How Margaret Thatcher Made Britain a Soviet State  http://t.co/oD7l3qBTz4 <-- quite in line with @davidgraeber 's last book I believe

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@FinalOverdrive that's why I define the practical meaning of deregulation in the book as "changing the regulations in a way that I like"

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@omnijack101 usually justifies exploitation. But this actually IS the means of exploitation: profits are from fines for not living up to it.

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/davidgraeber/status/572025334205431808

Raif Badawi, Saudi Arabian blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes, now faces the death penaltyhttp://t.co/J2qwTWWKdU http://t.co/uajfJEAGjp

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...and I remember that when sitting with people that, on paper, I'm supposed to hate. I don't hate them. actually, I love them. a lot.

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.@HumanBrainProj's Henry Markram & Karlheinz Meier will be at BrainTech 2015 in Tel Aviv next week 11-12 March http://t.co/4dmmeGaWnQ

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/HumanBrainProj/status/572387146427842560
and ron

here’s a lot less known about how the drug affects brains that start out with normal dopamine levels because clinicians consider it too risky to conduct a study that would subject “normal” students to the dr

actually.. subject them all the time .. ie: Kosta, josh, ...

Barefoot College (@BarefootCollege)

2/28/15 7:06 AM
"Change is best left to Mothers"

Jose Antonio Vargas (@joseiswriting)

2/28/15 7:07 AM
"you've got to be taught to hate and fear/you've got to be taught from year to year/it's got to be drummed in your dear little ear..."

U.S. Mayors (@usmayors)

3/2/15 4:12 AM
CEO & Executive Director @tcochran_mayors announces work with @BenjaminRBarber to launch Global Parliament of Mayors pic.twitter.com/d9Y55UKLaJ

General Assembly (@GA)

3/2/15 7:00 AM
“A person’s success in life can usually be measured by the number of uncomfortable conversations he or she is willing to have.” –Tim Ferriss

I'm retiring from Stanford in a week. A student made a short video about me. Students like her is why I did it.http://t.co/LkEUj45sUz

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/hrheingold/status/572470309648904192

Great read: @neilhimself on Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaminghttp://t.co/HKaMMYPfkg Love the bit about China!

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/timoreilly/status/572627193412509696

Nadia EL-Imam (@ladyniasan)

3/3/15 6:37 AM
"To Netanyahu, Peace Is an Existential Threat" huff.to/1wDr5g7

Brookings (@BrookingsInst)

3/2/15 10:05 PM
Citizen apps like @SeeClickFix show the power of human sized "small data": brook.gs/1FOG5aq

Michel Bauwens (@mbauwens)

3/3/15 6:57 AM
The Commons - trailer for the feature documentary: youtu.be/KiJY10_RdQY via @YouTube