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We'll once again be meeting up in IRC this week for FOSS companionship, see you in two hours! #conservancy on freenode. sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/ma

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Upcoming Conservancy activities including #opensource101, Gitmerge and @socallinuxexpo -- we'd love to see you out there! sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/fe

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How is free software relevant to the problems that are destroying people’s lives by the thousands, today and every day? Brett Smith, our Director of Strategic Initiatives discusses why we do this work. sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/ja

I'm recovering from surgery and don't want to cough so the cat is giving me side eye because I'm over here making these grunts like I'm the Witcher. *hunh*

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It's today! #WineWednesday Our largest donation -- received by the end of Wednesday anywhere on earth -- will be rewarded with wine signed by the Wine Project devs! Make your bid now! sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/ja

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Conservancy is delighted to announce that long-time FOSS advocate Allison Randal is joining our Board of Directors. 💚 sfconservancy.org/news/2020/ja

I know Gen X doesn't get credit for much, but I'm pretty sure we are 100% the target market for high-fiber chocolatey cereal. You're welcome.

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Help stop the privatization of Public Interest Registry, the steward of the .org domain space. Please sign the letter of protest to
#AndrewSullivan, President and CEO of the US #InternetSociety, and spread the word:
savedotorg.org/

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Ok procrastinators, it's your moment to shine! The #CopyleftConf CFP is open until the end of today (November 17th) anywhere on earth, so get those last minute proposals in. 2020.copyleftconf.org/program/

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With great power comes, great responsibility and.... 🥁🥁🥁 more governance! Let's talk about governance at large copyleft projects at #CopyleftConf -- submit your talk by the end of November 17th, AOE. 2020.copyleftconf.org/program/

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We've got a whole list of ideas here but if you want to get into something that's not on the list? Step right up! If you're interested, then maybe others are too! Just step up quickly -- bc the CFP closes this Sunday. 2020.copyleftconf.org/program/

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We made a minor but important change to the #CopyleftConf Code of Conduct this year. It now includes this text, "This code applies to everyone -- including attendees, speakers, volunteers and staff." Thanks to the person who asked for clarification! 2020.copyleftconf.org/code-of-

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Ethics is an absolutely critical topic for FOSS, so we added a new topic to the #CopyleftConf CFP this year, "How copyleft fits in with other efforts to build ethical technology" If you've got thoughts on that, we would love to hear them. 2020.copyleftconf.org/program/

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Shotwell was originally developed by a nonprofit organization and is now maintained by the community. Rothschild should not be harassing GNOME with its frivolous claim. We fully support GNOME and encourage others to do the same. sfconservancy.org/blog/2019/oc

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The other keynotes are @_sagesharp_@twitter.com, @lishevita@twitter.com & @abbycabs@twitter.com! I'm *even more* humbled to be at the top of the program with those three! @seagl@twitter.com 2019 is going to be great!

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FSF/Stallman 

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The fight for diversity, equality and inclusion is the fight for software freedom. Our movement will only be successful if it includes everyone. RMS does not speak for these values.
sfconservancy.org/news/2019/se

Yeah, airlines are one of the worst but healthcare is my least favorite. Oh, you found a mistake on this 7 page bill? I hope you have 9 hours to make 17 phone calls to a bunch of different offices to clear it up... Or you can just pay the $350 you don't owe.

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