A conversation with Darius Kazemi about how to create human-scaled alternatives to the social media giants. https://logicmag.io/security/party-at-my-house-darius-kazemi-on-human-scaled-social-media/
“In many cases the business model itself might be the foundational vulnerability.” https://logicmag.io/security/hacking-security/
Hackers helped invent the field of computer security. Their ideas can help us revamp it for a new era. https://logicmag.io/security/hacking-security/
What strategies, structures, and institutions are needed to confront Big Tech in the wake of the pandemic? Tomorrow, come join Logic editor @firstname.lastname@example.org, @NiNanjira@twitter.com, @email@example.com, and @NaiduVahini@twitter.com at a @TNInstitute@twitter.com webinar devoted to these questions.
We stand in solidarity with the protestors across the country who are challenging the racism and white supremacy endemic to American institutions, including the healthcare system which has allowed COVID to disproportionately affect BIPOC communities.
Solidarity with everyone in the streets and, if you're able to do so, please donate to a bail fund. (Here's a good list: https://twitter.com/bailfundnetwork/status/1266408876838014983) We'll be in touch as soon as we've rescheduled the event — probably aiming for 2-3 weeks from now. Until then, be safe.
We're postponing today's event, "Community Defense: Technology and the Crisis," with @Combsthepoet@twitter.com, @firstname.lastname@example.org, and @email@example.com. Given what's going on around the country right now, we felt like it was the right thing to do. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/postponed-community-defense-technology-and-the-crisis-tickets-105741485630
"Privacy is the Trojan horse. Then when I get in the building, I'm like, 'Alright, let's actually talk about capitalism.'"
A conversation with @firstname.lastname@example.org about how to make information free. https://logicmag.io/security/free-as-in-smash-the-surveillance-state-alison-macrina-on-library-freedom/
“While some claim that insecurity is the inevitable consequence of innovation... the fact is that people had to be made insecure, literally severed from their land and livelihoods, for capitalist working conditions to be foisted upon them.” https://logicmag.io/security/the-insecurity-machine/
On May 30th come see the author, @email@example.com, talk about how Covid-19 is creating new opportunities for corporate and state actors to extend control over our lives using technology—and how can communities can defend themselves. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/community-defense-technology-and-the-crisis-tickets-105741485630
Capitalism generates security for the few and insecurity for the many. Digital technologies are making it worse. https://logicmag.io/security/the-insecurity-machine/
On May 30, join us for a panel on COMMUNITY DEFENSE: TECHNOLOGY AND THE CRISIS, with @Combsthepoet@twitter.com, @firstname.lastname@example.org, and @email@example.com, moderated by @firstname.lastname@example.org.
How can communities defend themselves from tech-facilitated domination in the Covid-19 era?
“One can imagine a scenario in which a piece of code is deployed to disrupt the harvest of entire nations.” https://logicmag.io/security/attacking-agriculture/
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(both beautiful covers by @email@example.com !)
Our Security issue and pamphlet, @firstname.lastname@example.org's essay The Making of the Tech Worker Movement, have landed! 😍
If you've subscribed or preordered, they should be to you soon! If you'd like to order a copy, head over to https://store.logicmag.io (note: pamphlet & issue are separate)
Threats to food supplies have come in many forms over the centuries: famine, war, sabotage. Now, as agricultural production becomes increasingly digitized, there's something new to worry about: the hack. https://logicmag.io/security/attacking-agriculture/
Join founding editor @email@example.com this Friday at 8pm Eastern for a conversation about the making of the tech worker movement, hosted by @ClarissaRedwine@twitter.com and @firstname.lastname@example.org. https://www.meetup.com/Tech-Workers-Coalition-NYC/events/270470159/
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