"There’s a name for societies where a small elite own property and everyone else rents that property from them: it’s called feudalism."
🧪 There's a new experimental version of Tor Browser out now.
Tor Browser 9.0a6 is the first alpha release based on Firefox ESR68, so it contains several important changes such as the rebasing of our Firefox patches, toolchain updates, integration of Torbutton directly into the browser, and updates to Tor Launcher to make it compatible with ESR68.
Amazon's attempt to control the book world extends everywhere, they own the following:
Librarything (40%, through Abebooks)
You don't have to get your books from Amazon or use Amazon book services. There are much more ethical alternatives available:
Reminder why switching.social does NOT recommend using Brave:
-Brave is a for-profit ad sales and cryptocurrency promotion company, funded by venture capital firms. Its primary purpose is to make money, not protect privacy.
-Top of the list of Brave's VC owners is Founders Fund, which is Peter Thiel's company ( https://web.archive.org/web/20190831163230/https://basicattentiontoken.org/ )
-Peter Thiel is also the head of Palantir, which makes its money by spying on the general public ( https://www.bloomberg.com/features/2018-palantir-peter-thiel/ )
@trumpet i cant follow this person