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Lockdown Skeptics

The Daily Sceptic

offsite link News Round-Up Thu Feb 09, 2023 01:58 | Will Jones
A summary of the most interesting stories in the past 24 hours that challenge the prevailing orthodoxy about the virus and the vaccines, the ?climate emergency? and the supposed moral defects of Western civilisation.
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offsite link ?One in Five Girls Identifies as Trans?: The Truth About What?s Going on in England?s Schools Wed Feb 08, 2023 23:15 | Will Jones
A 14 year-old girl who attends a secondary school in England ? where she says one in five girls in her year identifies as trans or non-binary ? writes anonymously to expose the truth about what's going on.
The post “One in Five Girls Identifies as Trans”: The Truth About What’s Going on in England’s Schools appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Legendary Investigative Reporter Seymour Hersh Says Nord Stream 2 Was Blown Up by U.S. Navy Wed Feb 08, 2023 18:14 | Toby Young
Award-winning US investigative journalist Seymour Hersh has written a sensational blog post in which he claims to have proof that the US Navy blew up Nord Stream 2 last year.
The post Legendary Investigative Reporter Seymour Hersh Says Nord Stream 2 Was Blown Up by U.S. Navy appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Guardian Lives to Regret Asking Women to Share Experiences of Online Misogyny Wed Feb 08, 2023 11:55 | Will Jones
The Guardian asked women to share their experiences of being "subjected to online misogyny" ? and soon found itself barraged with replies from women for whom the main source of online misogyny was, er, the Guardian.
The post Guardian Lives to Regret Asking Women to Share Experiences of Online Misogyny appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link The Questions I Want the Chief Medical Officer to Answer About Why We Are Vaccinating Babies Against... Wed Feb 08, 2023 09:00 | Hugh McCarthy
In December, after the U.K. approved the Covid vaccine for infants, Hugh McCarthy asked the CMO for N. Ireland why we were vaccinating babies against Covid. These are the questions left unanswered by his reply.
The post The Questions I Want the Chief Medical Officer to Answer About Why We Are Vaccinating Babies Against Covid appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

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Voltaire Network
Voltaire, international edition

offsite link Seymour Hersh: Nord Stream was destroyed by U.S. and Norway Wed Feb 08, 2023 17:41 | en

offsite link The Hunter Biden / Ihor Kolomoïsky affair, by Thierry Meyssan Wed Feb 08, 2023 05:24 | en

offsite link Use of chemical weapons by a Ukrainian unit Tue Feb 07, 2023 12:14 | en

offsite link ?360° Cooperation with Libya.? But Which Libya?, by Manlio Dinucci Tue Feb 07, 2023 07:29 | en

offsite link Voltaire International Newsletter N°26 Sat Feb 04, 2023 05:43 | en

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Free Software Alternatives to Big Tech that you should use

This page lists some free software alternatives to some common proprietary software. Indymedia is based on free software and we likewise encourage people to embrace its use as much as possible.

By using commercial software and by using corporate owned sites run by Facebook, Google and others you are empowering them and disempowering yourself. People should use software and platforms that are independent of this corporate giants and their control and take back control yourself. It can be done

There is also a comprehensive list at this site: https://goodreports.com/>

See also the TechTonic podcast charting the spread of Big Tech into all areas of live and it's intrusions and surveillance.
https://techtonic.fm/

Browser:

Media Tools:

Webserver:

Website development:

  • Perl language - www.perl.org
  • PHP scripting language - http://www.php.net
  • MySql database - www.mysql.com

Web Content Management Systems

  • Oscailt (designed for Indymedia sites -runs this site) http://www.indymedia.ie/oscailt
  • Drupal - www.drupal.org
  • Wordpress -Blog and Publishing Platform - www.wordpress.org

Text Editor:

Image Editor:

Email Service

Instead of Gmail

Email Client:

Instant Messaging / Chat:

Apps & Messaging:

Alternative to Google & Bing Maps

Alternative to Google Search

Secure Operating System

  • https://tails.boum.org/ -Tails is a live operating system, that you can start on almost any computer from a DVD, USB stick, or SD card. It aims at preserving your privacy and anonymity.

Alternative to YouTube

Social Media Alternatives

Instead of Twitter or Facebook, use Minds, Gab, Pleroma or Mastodon:
Centralized:
Decentralized (Federated):

Alternative to Zoom


VoiceCalls / Voice over IP:

  • Ekiga www.ekiga.org
  • Twinkle is a SIP softphone for linux only. http://www.twinklephone.com
  • Jitsi - Open Source Video Calls and Chat http://www.jitsi.org/

Alternative to Instagram

Whiteboard interworking:

Alternative to Wikipedia


For a comprehensive list of free software, visit the Free Software Foundation Website and go to the page: http://directory.fsf.org/
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