Sorry could not think of a better sub to post this too
The Conservative Rami Ranger has been accused of using “deplorable” and “racially charged language” in a scathing attack on the BBC’s recent documentary about the Indian prime minister, Narendra Modi. He hit out at a documentary that has caused significant controversy in India and been banned from YouTube and Twitter by authorities there over the depiction of Modi’s role in riots in 2002.
Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has revealed that China has refused to allow the Turkish ambassador to visit the Uyghur region in the north-western Xinjiang province. Meanwhile, the United Nations’ Human Rights Council found that mass detentions in Xinjiang were marked by torture, sexual violence, forced labour, and forced abortions and sterilisations.
Doesn't really matter if it's officially beehaw or not, fan accounts exist. Afaik fan accounts exist on twitter for hexbear: https://twitter.com/Hexbear_io https://twitter.com/chapo_chat Similar to elon, posts on twitter dont have to be about any topic in particular. Eventually an enemy of the bees will make a fake official looking beehaw acct to make the bees look bad. I would do it, but i don't toot or tweet enough. But i will subscribe to you if you make an acct. Could even do it as a join acct to enable enough daily action There is a beehaw redddit account: https://www.reddit.com/user/beehaw-lemmy there are also (official?) wolfballs and lemmygrad promotional reddit accounts.
Hongkongers in Britain have called on Suella Braverman to reconsider controversial measures in her public order bill, which they likened to the repressive measures used to crack down on democratic opposition in their home city.
Post-talk discussion: Is Technology, namely the Internet, compatible with socialist ideologies? And do you think that the internet was inherently flawed that it would inevitably transform into a centralized, abusable instrument even if implemented in a socialistic environment?
The Musk Foundation received a gift of Tesla shares valued at $5.7 billion from Elon Musk at the end of 2021, Bloomberg News reports. This made the charity instantly one of the largest foundations in the United States, with $9.4 billion in assets.
After three years of lockdowns, the country was ill prepared for its abrupt ‘freedom’. Now, with some estimating 1m deaths, public anger is growing.
Supposedly, this will be released one week from now.
Autocrats and dictators quickly acquire new arms technologies from abroad and often use them against their own citizens. A new study covering all countries from 1820 to 2010 shows that the spread of military technologies inhibits democratic reform. Here is the study: https://academic.oup.com/ej/article/133/650/728/6750008?login=false
Non-autocratic countries condemn what China is doing but don't provide corridors for refugees.
"Urban science has largely focused on city averages. The established approach just looked at one datapoint per city, for example average income. With their focus on averages, prior studies overlooked the stark inequalities that exist within cities when making predictions about how urban growth affects the life experiences of city dwellers”, says study co-author. Here is the study: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41562-022-01509-1