«Swedish oat-milk maker Oatly AB secured $200 million in new capital from an investment group led by Blackstone and a group of celebrities. #Oatly plans to use the money to expand in its existing markets, which will entail hiring in Europe, the U.S. and Asia.»
«One middle-school teacher in a rural area told Reuters their school had removed traditional comic-like picture books called lianhuanhua, or "linked images," popular in China until the 1990s; books about Christianity; books about Buddhism; and notably, copies of “Animal Farm” and “1984” – George Orwell’s classic novels about authoritarianism which have been available in China for decades.»
«MLOL è da oggi pronta ad accogliere anche le collezioni digitalizzate della biblioteca e cessa di essere un semplice aggregatore di risorse (commerciali e aperte) acquistate dalle biblioteche o provenienti da altre istituzioni di conservazione.»
Esce uno strumento per la #trasparenza del Parlamento europeo e io accorro. Ma niente, i MEP italiani si attestano su un agevole livello zero di partecipazione. Solo Croazia e Cipro scioperano di piú; immagino che i crumiri (Conte, Zanni, Dreosto, Tinagli e Caroppo) saranno presto puniti.
Per fortuna io voto gli europarlamentari della #Finlandia. Della persona che ho votato posso conoscere ogni mossa.
Il sito del vincitore del contratto Consip per la #sicurezza della #PA ha un certificato scaduto. E niente.
«But from the very first days, it was clear that the Nazi plan had failed. The Brest Fortress was protected to the last drop of blood by its defenders of more than 30 ethnicities. Throughout the war, the feat of the Soviet people knew no national boundaries – both in large-scale decisive battles and in the protection of every foothold, every meter of native land.»
Go figure. The last (head of state) defender of non-national states is... #Putin the globalist?
«The #UN #HumanRights Council on Friday condemned discriminatory and violent policing after the death of #GeorgeFloyd in Minneapolis last month and ordered a report on #SystemicRacism against people of African descent.»
CDC takes a strong stance against state-owned media.
#Ubuntu machine shown in "Posledice" (2018 movie), around min 14. I didn't see this coming!
Non so che pensare di questi 40 M€ distribuiti a #biblioteche perché comprino da 3 #librerie locali. Capisco l'idea, ma che succede se le librerie hanno solo Harmony o libri di testo? Addio all'autodeterminazione delle collezioni.
Absurd. I always judge wine by the value of the bottle carrying it. If the glass maker got less than 40 % of the final price, I flush the wine down the toilet, send stark warnings to the vineyards and denounce the importer for its reprehensible support of predatory wineries.
We should get accustomed to the idea that the container does not necessarily determine the quality of its content. https://twitter.com/bernardr…
Good news in the #copyright imperialism department, for once.
Majority of Dutch MPs supports resolution that rejects EU-Mercosur trade agreement. https://twitter.com/nos/status/1267839573628989449
«There is no effective deterrent or antidote for the kind of Negro riots that have swept through the North in recent years, and such outbursts will continue "until the well of available cities runs dry," a research psychologist said yesterday.» 
"Although racial violence in this country is almost as old as the nation, the pattern usually found whites making the first assaults. There had been Negro riots, hut never before an epidemic of them." 
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