16 and 17-year olds now have the right to vote in Wales https://inform.wales/t/16-and-17-year-olds-now-have-the-right-to-vote-in-wales/584
It took a young graphic designer to embarrass 'girls life' magazine - a US publication - with her alternate version of the cover.
Is the UK magazine industry better than this?
The #EuropeanEnvironmentAgency has published the latest greenhouse gas inventory.
Here's a link to the summary and trends document https://www.eea.europa.eu/publications/trends-and-drivers-of-eu-ghg
UK the biggest reduction since 1990. This is probably the last time we'll be included in the data - I'm guessing - because we are no longer a member of the European Environment Agency (though other countries, such as Turkey, are. The irony!)
"A government which already looks exhausted and incompetent, and acting solely in the interests of a small faction of fanatical nihilists, to drag us into even greater disaster is grotesque. Grotesque in every conceivable way: democratically, intellectually, economically, and morally."
(Also a mention of #DominicCummings)
Sometimes, you just can’t compromise https://inform.wales/t/sometimes-you-just-can-t-compromise/552
Germany’s labor minister:
“Everyone who wants to and whose job allows it should be able to work in a home office, even when the corona pandemic is over. We are learning in the pandemic how much work can be done from home these days.”
The global average acidity of water is increasing, which is very bad news for our marine ecosystems
Data from #EuropeanEnvironmentAgency, infographic from me
Europe's environment is way out of whack with it's sustainable limits. Particular problems with the Nitrogen and Phosphorus cycles, and with 'anthropisation' of land cover
Report from European Environment Agency and the Swiss Confederation. Infographic by me
ATMOSPHERIC #CO2 SMASHES PAST 417 PPM FOR 1st TIME IN HUMAN HISTORY TO SET NEW RECORD HIGH AT MAUNA LOA 417.91 ppm #CO2 on April 8, 2020 #Scripps - https://twitter.com/Keeling_curve/status/1248296614923395077 ) Daily http://CO2.Earth records https://www.co2.earth/co2-records Good Friday Blessings
The debate about healthcare is often framed as between private and public ownership.
The role and potential of healthcare #coops is too often left without the attention it deserves.
A new article "Are co-operatives the future of healthcare? A discussion with Jose Perez of the International Health Co-operative Organisation" on Mutual Interest, a free online newspaper #coop owned by the readers and writers.
I like it when even Cloudflare starts to de-Google-ify.
"We recently migrated from Google's reCAPTCHA to the independent hCaptcha. It helps address a privacy concern inherent to relying on a Google service..."
Here's an opportunity to join me on the board of the #IWAWales
Lend your skills & experience to an organisation which is making #Wales better
@jaz I was reading about you and what you do on Nation.Cymru. So I decided to enroll to Toots.Wales It's a great Site. My name is John Ward a Mechanical Engineer from Pontypridd. I Design Elevators all over the U.S. and all over the Globe.
@Mastodon I've written a short blog post about it https://blogs.toot.wales/davidoclubb/somethings-happening-in-the-fediverse
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