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offsite link Ukraine Buys Huge Amounts of Russian Fue... Fri Jan 20, 2023 08:34 | Antonia Kotseva

offsite link Turkey Has Sent Ukraine Cluster Munition... Thu Jan 12, 2023 00:26 | Jack Detsch

offsite link New Israeli Government Promises to Talk ... Tue Jan 10, 2023 21:13 | Al Majadeen

offsite link Russia Training Iranian Pilots Ahead of ... Tue Jan 10, 2023 15:19 | The Times of Israel

offsite link Lukashenko Abolishes Copyright Protectio... Tue Jan 10, 2023 15:05 | Nikki Main

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The Saker
A bird's eye view of the vineyard

offsite link Alternative Copy of thesaker.is site is available Thu May 25, 2023 14:38 | Ice-Saker-V6bKu3nz
Alternative site: https://thesaker.si/saker-a... Site was created using the downloads provided Regards Herb

offsite link The Saker blog is now frozen Tue Feb 28, 2023 23:55 | The Saker
Dear friends As I have previously announced, we are now “freezing” the blog.  We are also making archives of the blog available for free download in various formats (see below). 

offsite link What do you make of the Russia and China Partnership? Tue Feb 28, 2023 16:26 | The Saker
by Mr. Allen for the Saker blog Over the last few years, we hear leaders from both Russia and China pronouncing that they have formed a relationship where there are

offsite link Moveable Feast Cafe 2023/02/27 ? Open Thread Mon Feb 27, 2023 19:00 | cafe-uploader
2023/02/27 19:00:02Welcome to the ‘Moveable Feast Cafe’. The ‘Moveable Feast’ is an open thread where readers can post wide ranging observations, articles, rants, off topic and have animate discussions of

offsite link The stage is set for Hybrid World War III Mon Feb 27, 2023 15:50 | The Saker
Pepe Escobar for the Saker blog A powerful feeling rhythms your skin and drums up your soul as you?re immersed in a long walk under persistent snow flurries, pinpointed by

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Lockdown Skeptics

The Daily Sceptic

offsite link News Round-Up Fri Feb 16, 2024 00:47 | Richard Eldred
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.
The post News Round-Up appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Labour?s Next Green Policy Disaster: Decarbonising the Electricity Grid by 2030 Thu Feb 15, 2024 19:00 | Will Jones
There's been a lot of noise about Keir Starmer's decision to scrap Labour's £28bn green spending pledge. But there's a much bigger Labour pledge that's being overlooked: decarbonising the electricity grid by 2030.
The post Labour’s Next Green Policy Disaster: Decarbonising the Electricity Grid by 2030 appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Does Michael Mann?s Libel Victory Mean We?re Saddled With his Hockey Stick Forever? Thu Feb 15, 2024 17:07 | Tony Morrison
Does Michael Mann's libel victory over Mark Steyn mean we're saddled with his hockey stick climate chart forever, asks Tony Morrison. Or will good science eventually triumph over bad?
The post Does Michael Mann’s Libel Victory Mean We’re Saddled With his Hockey Stick Forever? appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Judge in ?Paraglider? Case Gave More Lenient Sentences to Three Women Convicted of ?Glorifying? Hama... Thu Feb 15, 2024 15:17 | Ian Price
The judge who let off a Hamas-sympathising protester, liked a Free Palestine post and convicted retired police officers for WhatsApp messages has been appointed to the Judicial Appointments Commission.
The post Judge in ‘Paraglider’ Case Gave More Lenient Sentences to Three Women Convicted of ‘Glorifying’ Hamas Than to Six Retired Police Officers who Made ‘Offensive’ Jokes in Private WhatsApp Group appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link ?The Only Surprise is he Hasn?t Named one the Sadiq Line? ? Khan Blasted for £6 Million Woke Tube Ma... Thu Feb 15, 2024 13:08 | Will Jones
"The only surprise is he hasn't named one the Sadiq line": Sadiq Khan was today blasted for "virtue-signalling nonsense" as he unveiled new names and colours for all six London Overground rail lines in a £6.3m project.
The post “The Only Surprise is he Hasn’t Named one the Sadiq Line” ? Khan Blasted for £6 Million Woke Tube Makeover appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

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Voltaire Network
Voltaire, international edition

offsite link Thierry Meyssan interview with Monika Berchvok, by Thierry Meyssan Tue Feb 13, 2024 15:07 | en

offsite link In Jerusalem, the "Conference for the Victory of Israel" threatens London and Wa... Tue Feb 13, 2024 07:05 | en

offsite link Voltaire, International Newsletter N°73 Mon Feb 12, 2024 10:07 | en

offsite link Egypt threatens to suspend Camp David accords Sun Feb 11, 2024 13:44 | en

offsite link Anglo-Americans adjust Ukrainian strategy Sat Feb 10, 2024 03:27 | 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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