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Inside: A new Little Brother short story collection; EFF's 2020 Pioneer Awards; Tax havens and monopolies; Obscure Texas election could change the world; Motorcycle-part animals; and more!

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A new Little Brother short story collection: Inspired by your generosity.


EFF's 2020 Pioneer Awards: Livestreaming Oct 15.


Motorcycle-part animals: New assemblage sculptures from Jud Turner.


Obscure Texas election could change the world: Chrysta Castañeda for the Railroad Commission of Texas!


#15yrsago WIPO wants to give webcasters the right to steal from public domain, Creative Commons and GPL 

#10yrsago Astronauts' fingernails fall off 


#10yrsago UK government hands £500M copyright enforcement and censorship tab to nation's Internet users 

#10yrsago Big Corn wants to change "High Fructose Corn Syrup" to "Corn Sugars" 


#5yrsago Naomi Klein, David Suzuki, Leonard Cohen, Donald Sutherland and Ellen Page's vision for a better Canada 

#5yrsago Interactive map of the swathes of England owned by offshore tax-dodgers 


#5yrsago Postcapitalism: A Guide to Our Future 

#1yrago Piketty on the "Brahmin left" and the "merchant right" 


Yesterday's threads: How Big Oil lied about "recyclable" plastics; Levels of Interoperability; Podcasting "IP"; and more!


I have a (free) new book out! "How to Destroy Surveillance Capitalism" is an anti-monopolist critique of Big Tech that connects the rise of conspiratorial thinking to the rise of tech monopolies and proposes a way to deal with both: 


My next book is ATTACK SURFACE, sequel to Little Brother and Homeland: it's a technothriller about a surveillance techie who goes home and learns the weapons she helped build are used against the racial justice movement founded by her best friend. 


My ebooks and audiobooks (from @torbooks, @HoZ_Books, @mcsweeneys, and others) are for sale all over the net, but I sell 'em too, and when you buy 'em from me, I earn twice as much and you get books with no DRM and no license "agreements." 


Upcoming talks:

* Keynote for Law Via the Internet conference, Sept 22, 

* Writing into an Uncertain Future, Afterwords Festival, Oct 1, 


My first picture book just came out! It's called Poesy the Monster Slayer and it's an epic tale of bedtime-refusal, toy-hacking and monster-hunting, illustrated by Matt Rockefeller. It's the monster book I dreamt of reading to my own daughter. 


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