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The petition to revoke article 50 and remain in the EU is still gathering steam (currently ~2.75M).
If you are a UK citizen or resident, don’t wish to leave the EU and haven’t yet signed, please consider doing so.
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The odileeds site theoretically polls for data every 5 minutes and the acadweb site every 10 but they are also subject to the outages and server downtime at the parliament website.
It seems that MP Andrea Leadsom has said that she’ll pay attention once the petition hits 17 million signatures.. which would be an uphill challenge under normal circumstances but with the petitions website being flaky it’s nigh on impossible.
Under normal circumstances I too have doubts over the efficacy of petitions to make any real change but well.. we’re not in Kansas any more..
He said: "A woman who has lived here for almost 60 years, and the Prime Minister wants her to register to stay here.
Tove has children. She has grandchildren. She has married in Scotland. She has friends here. She has built her life here. Why is the Prime Minister making Tove register after almost 60 years?"
@sheogorath need to be careful. I know #Github's sale means we have to move elsewhere, and #Gitlab's source code is open, but, #Gitlab's code is not a piece of cake to host because it's hungry, and their server is not owned by the community.
I was ready to throw me at their arms when I realised that history can repeat itself with them.
If you see this the same way, then we ought to endorse & promote a community-run service.
PS: #Gitea is a lot easier to self host in view.
PS2: Typo correction
Former minister & Tory MP George Eustice said about #Brexit negotiations with the EU:
"We will literally be over the barrel of a gun"
No we won't, what an eejit.
Of course, Britain has experience of putting putting people over the barrel of a gun/cannon.
During the British Raj "mutineers" involved in the Indian "Rebellion" of 1857 were executed by tying them to cannons and then firing them.
I've written a how-to regarding my slrn + slrnpull client setup for @orbifx 's NNTPS server
#nntp #usenet #newgroups
Check out the newborn @orbifx 's snews://orbitalfox.eu NNTPS server. We've grown a pretty nice community already, posting interesting articles and having good debate https://notes.orbitalfox.eu/orbitalfox-news-server.html
The David Suzuki Foundation in #Canada found that “if a million #telecommuters worked from home just one weekday a year, Canada could save some 250 million kg of #CO2 #emissions; 100 million litres of #fuel; and 800 million fewer kilometres of mileage on our roads.” And that’s just in Canada!
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