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Mass Mesh Network End of Year Party Tuesday

The last Mass. Mesh Net weekly tech meetup of 2018 is this Tuesday, 7-9pm. It will be an end of year party at Industry Lab, 288 Norfolk St, Cambridge. The first meeting of 2019 will be January 8th. Feel free to bring food or drinks. The Massachusetts Mesh Network is building a net neutral, commun... Read more

Thanks for Participating in the Vigil

Thanks to everyone who attended the vigil to end violence against sex workers on a cold and rainy Sunday evening. Another way you can help is to sign our petition to urge Senators Warren and Markey to put a hold on HR 6729 and ask others to sign it. HR 6729 would allow warrantless searches of our... Read more

This Sunday: Vigil to End Violence Against Sex Workers

This Sunday is the Vigil to End Violence Against Sex Workers. The vigil starts at 7pm and will be in front of Boston Police Headquarters at One Schroeder Plaza in Roxbury (Boston). The headquarters is between the Roxbury Crossing and Ruggles stops on the MBTA Orange line, and a short walk from eithe... Read more

Pirate Podcases — Episode 16: Electoral Action

In this podcast, Aaron James, Adam Friedman, and Joseph Onoroski talk about electoral action. Aaron James was the Pirate Party candidate for 27th Middlesex State Representative in 2016. Adam Friedman the Executive Director of Voter Choice Massachusetts, a movement of volunteers dedicated to ed... Read more

Apple & FOSTA take aim at Tumblr, Vigil Sign Making Party Today

Tumblr recently announced that it was banning all explicit images from its site and started notifying posters which of their images would be removed.  As we expected, the algorithms were too broad, identifying images that showed clothed people, abstract art, dinosaurs and even a vase. Tumblr took... Read more

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Sunday: Vigil to End Violence Against Sex Workers

Sunday: Vigil to End Violence Against Sex Workers`

Prevent warrantless searches of our bank accounts

Prevent warrantless searches of our bank accounts`

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  3. Start typing and reading

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