Robin McAlpine: I want to rig the economy – but differently (CommonSpace)
Common Weal director Robin McAlpine argues that reversing the Scottish economy’s bias towards corporations in favour of small businesses could be transformative I WANT to rig the economy. I want, explicitly, to use public policy and practice to favour some parts of the economy over others. In this I am no different than anyone else commenting on the the economy. In fact, on this if nothing else I agree entirely with the 'administer the last rights and stop prolonging the cruelty' Growth Commission. There are only two real differences.

How Artists on Twitter Tricked Spammy T-Shirt Stores Into Admitting Their Automated Art Theft by Andy Baio
Yesterday, an artist on Twitter named Nana ran an experiment to test a theory. hey can y'all do me a favor and quote tweet/reply to this with something along the lines of 'I want this on a shirt', thank you— Nana (@Hannahdouken) December 3, 2019 Their suspicion was that ...