Modern day gulags

China’s brutal crackdown on the Uighur Muslim minority, explained


A UN panel has said China detains about 1 million in secretive "reeducation camps," where they face political indoctrination and torture.
Vekhi anti-radical manifesto

Vekhi - Wikipedia
Vekhi (Russian: Вехи, IPA: [ˈvʲexʲɪ], lit. Landmarks) is a collection of seven essays published in Russia in 1909. It was distributed in five editions and elicited over two hundred published rejoinders in two years. The volume reappraising the Russian intelligentsia was a brainchild of the literary historian Mikhail Gershenzon, who edited ...

#marxism #soviet #bolshevik
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Yeah, Uber sucks

While I agree with some of the concerns and criticisms, this feels like another instance of a minimally experienced rank-and-file programmer overestimating their insight and impact.

“What Have We Done?”: Silicon Valley Engineers Fear They've Created a Monster


Gig-economy companies like Uber and Instacart are on the verge of overtaking the traditional economy. And the only people who understand the threat are the ones enabling it.
Holodomor: Stalin’s genocide by famine

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Holodomor - Wikipedia


For the simultaneous famine across the USSR, or the Kazakh SSR, see Soviet famine of 1932–33 and Kazakh famine of 1932–1933. See also: Soviet famine of 1932-33 § Estimation of the loss of life The Holodomor (Ukrainian: Голодомо́р);[a][2] (derived from морити голодом, "to kill by starvation")[3][4][5] was a man-made fami...
Way to go, central planning!
Years of childhood frustration

Rubik Magic Tutorial - Full Steps


Hi Folks, Quick run thru for the Rubik Magic. Steps are; TU LU RU R Make sure to only move the one tile during the sequence. Send me a comment if you get stu...
Active fires today

Jim Bakker: liberals will assassinate preachers

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They’re going to be assassinating preachers of the Gospel soon. They are so angry. They want what they want. That’s why they’re mad at Trump. You don’t get it. You really don’t get it, why they’re mad at Trump. They’re mad at Trump because he’s like taking candy from a baby. They’re crying, they want what they want and they want it now and they want it forever and they’ve taken over America, basically.

This is the supernatural events of the Last Days. They’re now! And the church has to wake up, the people need to wake up. God spoke to me before this election that this election was life and death.