German media reports that Wales could become independent. https://nation.cymru/news/german-media-reports-that-wales-could-become-independent/
Westminster will cost 'at least' £12bn to refurbish - enough to run Senedd for 200 years. https://nation.cymru/news/westminster-will-cost-12bn-to-refurbish-enough-to-run-senedd-for-200-years/
Gair y Dydd: lili wen fach http://geiriadur.ac.uk/gpc/gpc.html?lili%20wen%20fach – blodyn cynta'r gwanwyn wedi ymddangos. #Cymraeg
Word of the Day: lili wen fach 'a snowdrop, Galanthus nivalis' http://geiriadur.ac.uk/gpc/gpc.html?lili%20wen%20fach – the first flower of spring has appeared. #Welsh
Consumer Culture/Materialism--Lecture by Professor Hollie Martin (2014)
You enter the dizzying space called the shopping center. You gather as many goods as your budget (if you keep one) will allow (making a list, checking it twice). You (considering yourself nice rather than naughty) celebrate your excursion and delight in your new, shiny stuff. What is wrong with this picture? Professor Hollie Martin (Glendale College English Department) takes a look at how our stuff may be - 1/2
You Can Now Buy the PinePhone Mobian Community Edition Linux Phone
Devolution has created a ‘viable framework for independence’ complains senior Tory. https://nation.cymru/news/devolution-has-created-a-viable-framework-for-independence-complains-senior-tory/
@davidoclubb the radical federalism seems to have the problem Labour as a party has; it views Scotland and Wales as regions of Britain as opposed to states.
This bit 'the creation of a “voluntary union of nations”' will be interpreted as a route to independence for all nations in UK. Which will, in my view, nuke any chance of this being viewed favourably in Whitehall.
I think a more radical union would be a UK made up of independent nations.
🌎 🌍 🌏 I'm working on a #map of #Mastodon servers "near me" basically mapping servers that are region-specific, as a way for folks to find Mastodon users in their region. Blue = signed on to the Mastodon Covenant, Green = I"m not sure they did.
This is my first time using #openstreetmap so I'd be grateful of any and all feedback, and offers to collaborate - I assume I can share the map for editing somehow 🤷
Here's the link: http://u.osmfr.org/m/550053/
#Scotland is best home nation
Anyway, here's a blog post describing Labour's latest attempts to save the union
Why framing the union as a progressive force is pure dogma. https://nation.cymru/opinion/why-framing-the-union-as-a-progressive-force-is-pure-dogma/
Today's #Covid19Cymru headlines:
The fairly rapid fall in the number of cases continues. Deaths are very slightly up, though that's probably just noise at this stage.
The exceptional fall in cases of yesterday (which I suggested was suspect) probably was indeed a little unrealistic, though not so far off the mark as I thought it might be. Along with today's figure - which is not quite such a dramatic drop on a week ago (but still a relatively good one),
The Brexit deal locks the UK into continued Strasbourg Human Rights court membership https://ift.tt/3oSbJ47
#Feminist. Physicist. Anti-racist 🦸✊🏾 He/Him
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