Alexandre Hannud Abdo

Deuxième tome de Pepper et Carrot chez Glénat !!

 Paris, France (48.8667 2.3333)Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:45:00 -0300 
#^Second book printed by Glénat


Today April 26 2017 is the release date of the second Pepper&Carrot book printed and published by Glénat (in French). The first book, published at the end of August 2016 was a success and my contact at Glénat told me they re-printed it four times!
 Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:08:33 -0300 
Manuel Jiménez Friaza
 Sun, 30 Apr 2017 10:54:59 -0300 
And for the world of the adults unadulterated! :-)
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

Bringing Internet access to everyone

 Paris, France (48.8667 2.3333)Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:19:36 -0300 
#^Announcing the Equal Rating Innovation Challenge Winners


Six months ago, we created the Equal Rating Innovation Challenge to add an additional dimension to the important work Mozilla has been…
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

A Municipal Vote in Providence for Police Reform Carries National Implications

 Paris, France (48.8941613 2.3730595)Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:01:00 -0300 
DeeplinksDeeplinks escreveu a seguinte publicação 1 semana atrás[/url]']A Municipal Vote in Providence for Police Reform Carries National Implications
#^A Municipal Vote in Providence for Police Reform Carries National Implications

After three years of sustained community mobilization and advocacy, the Providence City Council in Rhode Island voted this Thursday to unanimously approve among the most visionary set of policing reforms proposed around the country to protect civil rights and civil liberties, including digital liberties. EFF supported the proposed Community Safety Act (CSA), and its adoption represents a milestone that should prompt similar measures in other jurisdictions.

Reflecting an understanding of of how many different communities endure parallel—but seemingly separate—violations of civil rights and civil liberties, the CSA aims to address surveillance alongside racial and other dimensions of discriminatory profiling. The ordinance imposes crucial limits on police powers at a time when local police have become the leading edge of mass surveillance, as well as longstanding abuses of civil rights and digital liberties rooted in the war on drugs.

The most notable facet of the CSA is its sheer breadth. It addresses a wide-ranging set of issues in a single reform measure.

For instance, the Act requires that any collection of intelligence information—whether by electronic surveillance mechanisms or more traditional means—be supported by reasonable suspicion of criminal activity. On the one hand, that requirement should be implicit given the First and Fourth Amendments, and the history of politicized domestic surveillance within the United States. On the other hand, relative to the prevailing practice of ubiquitous intelligence collection, the Act’s requirements represent a monumental legal shift.

In addition, the CSA protects the right of residents to observe and record police activities. That right has been vital to sparking a sustained debate across the country about police accountability, but has come under fire. Just this month, a federal appellate court heard oral argument in an appeal seeking to vindicate the right to record police in the wake of trial court decisions in multiple cases perversely holding that residents gain a right to record only after announcing their hostility to police, effectively inviting retaliation or even violence.

The bill also protects Due Process rights threatened by the otherwise arbitrary and secretive inclusion of individuals in government gang databases. In California, for instance, state auditors discovered that the state’s program received “no state oversight” and operated “without transparency or meaningful opportunities for public input,” prompting the state legislature to intervene by passing a new law providing notice of inclusion and an opportunity to contest it.

At the same time, responding to controversy about traffic stops and pedestrian stop and frisks rooted in bias rather than observed behavior, the Act requires that police change their processes for searching subjects. In particular, when seeking to search subjects without either a judicial warrant or probable cause to suspect criminal activity, the Act requires police to inform the subjects that they have the right to decline consent to the requested search. That represents a sea change in policing, given the practice among some police departments to train officers to use deception to induce a subject's consent, ensuring that it is neither informed nor voluntary.

Similarly, the Act's restrictions on racial profiling and intelligence collection absent reasonable suspicion of criminal activity offer important bulwarks to reinforce our Fourth Amendment rights to be free from unreasonable searches and seizures, as well as 14th Amendment protections to be free from racial and other forms of discrimination.

Beyond the CSA’s substantive breath lies a novel theory of change informing its construction. Rather than a discrete reform proposed by advocates and then suggested to community members and groups for support, the CSA represents a concerted attempt to address the intersectional concerns of several communities responding to a common challenge: discriminatory or otherwise unconstitutional police practices.

While Providence has distinguished itself in the remarkably diverse coalition of community groups that have come together to pursue common cause, the issues to which Providence activists are responding are hardly unique to their city. Ultimately, grassroots groups in every major city across the country might learn something from the coalition to pass the Providence Community Safety Act.

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A Global Database of Society

 Paris, France (48.8667 2.3333)Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:48:25 -0300 
#^The GDELT Project


Supported by Google Jigsaw, the GDELT Project monitors the world's broadcast, print, and web news from nearly every corner of every country in over 100 languages and identifies the people, locations, organizations, counts, themes, sources, emotions, counts, quotes, images and events driving our global society every second of every day, creating a free open platform for computing on the entire world.
Andrew Manning
 Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:23:38 -0300 
I seem to be the only one worried. I seem to be the only one trying to stop it.

Nah, there are about a dozen of us. You're not alone.
Letter Bomber
 Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:14:13 -0300 última edição: Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:14:17 -0300  
Evidence deleted. Interested parties, you know what to do.
Everyone else: nothing to see here. Move along. There is no resistence. That would be futile.

Conteúdo criptografado

Alexandre Hannud Abdo

A ância de vômito...

 Paris, France (48.8667 2.3333)Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:25:29 -0300 
#^CARF e ITAÚ: Escândalo do financismo


Jornais e televisão "se esquecem" de noticiar um escândalo de R$ 25 bilhões na esfera do Ministério da Fazenda e não mencionam uma peculiar decisão do CARF

@Brasileiros na RedMatrix+
Alexandre Hannud Abdo
 Tue, 18 Apr 2017 16:52:40 -0300 
Contudo é importante ter perspectiva das coisas... o artigo acima não deixa de ser ele mesmo um caso de distorção da realidade. Segundo um amigo que conhece melhor o caso:

1- Isso foi noticiado sim em tudo quanto é lugar

2- Carf é a primeira instância administrativa. Ainda tem a segunda e depois o judiciário

3- O artigo "esqueceu" de mencionar que foi o conselheiro que procurou o Itaú para pedir propina e que foi o próprio Itaú quem denunciou, dando origem à operação quatro mãos. Que empresário aqui que já não foi vítima de tentativa de achaque de fiscal levante a mão, por favor. Não existe.

4- Todo empresário sabe do afã do estado em cobrar impostos sobre tudo. Vide o absurdo que era icms ser considerado faturamento da empresa e o governo cobrar pis/cofins sobre isso. Imposto cobrado sobre imposto. Durante muitos anos essa coisa sem sentido foi legal. Ou seja, o governo é bem filho da puta nessas questões.

5- o governo não perdeu, deixou de ganhar impostos. Diferente.

6- Isso foi uma operação de elisão fiscal, não evasão. Elisão é quando existem duas formas diferentes e LEGAIS de se realizar uma operação e a empresa, obviamente, escolhe a que menos onera. Perfeitamente legal. No mundo inteiro tem essa briga de governo e empresas. Governo sempre fala que quando tem duas formas tem que escolher a que mais onera de imposto. Pois não há "sentido negocial" a não ser economizar impostos. Ora, economizar impostos é sim negocial. Da pra investir mais, remunerar mais, etc. Total absurdo de todos os governos. Se tá na lei e pode, não há problema oras.

7- O artigo também não analisou o mérito da operação. Só fez estardalhaço com a "perda do governo". Totalmente parcial e rasa a análise. Fora que mesmo se prosperasse a tese de que sempre tem que ser a operação que mais onera a que tem que ser usada, o ganho de capital foi dos acionistas do unibanco, não do Itaú. Mas claro que o governo sempre cobra quem é mais fácil e que aparece mais, né
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

O horror... o horror...

 Paris, France (48.8667 2.3333)Tue, 18 Apr 2017 12:27:55 -0300 
James Lamentus
 Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:04:48 -0300 
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

A comment on media privacy

 Paris, France, Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:48:55 -0300 
Mike MacgirvinMike Macgirvin escreveu a seguinte publicação 2 semanas atrás
Really should do an article on media privacy, except here it's just preaching to the choir. That's my biggest problem with activtypub and why it's dead on arrival as a protocol I can see myself working with. If you've got a 1G video and want to share it privately with 100 friends, each of their servers needs to store the 1G video. If one server has 6 of your friends on it, that server needs 6G. And there are now 100 copies of your private video. We all do this with messages, but media is where it gets really pesky. This is mediagoblin's privacy story. Diaspora is like nextcloud, but they only store photos. Your media privacy on these services is protected by a random string. That's all. I've got a private photo of Mark Zuckerberg from Facebook that was protected by a random string. So think about that if your facebook or nextcloud private files have been on the web more than a day. Eventually someone will guess or brute force the magic string. Statusnet has nothing. They honestly don't believe that privacy is worth the effort. It's definitely hard, but your bank thinks it's worth the effort. So do I. All I can do is give it a go, because these other projects don't give me much in the way of warm fuzzies. The nice thing about doing it with zot, is that you're only storing one copy and hackers can guess magic strings for years. If they can't actually authenticate, they can't see the video. The other problem I have with activitypub is the message envelope. It's unencrypted and visible to every server. We had a big problem with email because of the unencrypted envelope. It's metadata. Chinese dissidents in the 80s,90s were imprisoned due to the email envelope. Diaspora encrypts the envelope, and then sends it to a url withe the recipient's id in it. So encrypting the envelope was pointless. The metadata is free for the taking. They're also hardwired to use aes256cbc. If there's a flaw in that crypto algorithm, the entire protocol needs to be reworked. Google 'Padded Oracle'. That's enough for now. I'm tired. There may be flaws in my own privacy models, but at least I've thought about all these things and tried to do something about them, and I'm always on the lookout for better methods. The rest of the web seems to be happy and content with software exposing these really basic problems. You can't educate a man with a closed mind. Good night amigos.
Alexandre Hannud Abdo
 Sat, 15 Apr 2017 21:56:32 -0300 
Pessoas 'espertas' fazem cagadas o tempo todo...
James Lamentus
 Sat, 15 Apr 2017 22:16:32 -0300 
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

Desconectando a ansiedade

 Paris, France, Thu, 13 Apr 2017 16:53:17 -0300 
#^Desconectando a ansiedade


Como você está se sentindo hoje?     Estou preocupada com tudo na vida, às vezes nem sei exatamente o que me preocupa, mas sinto que en...
Alexandre Hannud Abdo
 Sat, 15 Apr 2017 21:53:06 -0300 
Ou, sorte sua, pq nem ela. :laughing:
 Tue, 18 Apr 2017 05:44:01 -0300 
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

Excellent article by Greenwald

 Paris, France, Mon, 10 Apr 2017 10:05:44 -0300 
#^The Spoils of War: Trump Lavished With Media and Bipartisan Praise For Bombing Syria


10 key points demonstrated by Trump's new bombing campaign and the positive elite reaction to it.

Thanks @Haakon Meland Eriksen (Parlementum)  for the link!
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

Da ciência aberta à ciência comum: por um outro desenvolvimento

 Paris, France (48.8628 2.3292)Fri, 07 Apr 2017 10:54:00 -0300 
Seminário de encerramento do projeto Ciência Aberta Ubatuba, ontem no IBICT/RJ, registrado on-line, foi muito bom!

Parte 1

#^Seminário “Da ciência aberta à ciência comum” - Parte 1
by CBPF/MCTI on YouTube

Parte 2

#^Seminário “Da ciência aberta à ciência comum” - Parte 2
by CBPF/MCTI on YouTube

Parte 3

#^Seminário “Da ciência aberta à ciência comum” - Parte 3
by CBPF/MCTI on YouTube
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

The 100 Euro Lab

 Paris, France (48.8628 2.3292)Fri, 07 Apr 2017 08:46:50 -0300 
Alexandre Hannud Abdo


 Paris, France, Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:32:49 -0300 
Je suis un peu hyperactif. Du coup, j'ai besoin de ocupper mes mains pendant des séminaires et présentations. Normalement à la fin de tels événements je me trouve avec quelques dessins et origamis devant moi.

James Lamentus
 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:20:01 -0300 
Ce vaut mieux que "tiré le meleque" ou "toucher le pau" kkk
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

;D chouette !!

 Paris, France, Sun, 19 Mar 2017 12:23:29 -0300 
#^Trois chouettes s'éclatent sur le tube de Kesha - vidéo Dailymotion


Regarder la vidéo «Trois chouettes s'éclatent sur le tube de Kesha» envoyée par sur dailymotion.
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

Dutch voters did NOT reject Geert Wilders

 Paris, France, Sat, 18 Mar 2017 10:04:38 -0300 
JeroenJeroen escreveu a seguinte publicação 1 mês atrás
Dutch voters did NOT reject Geert Wilders
#^Dutch voters did NOT reject Geert Wilders
So: a quick note to my international friends, just to make sure that you all know what IS going on in the Netherlands, at the moment. First of all: to my great regret, the Dutch voters did NOT reject Geert Wilders. He actually GAINED five seats in parliament. It is true that, for a long time, polls predicted that he would win a much greater number ...

#Netherlands #Wilders #Rutte #fascism
Alexandre Hannud Abdo


 Thu, 16 Mar 2017 08:03:50 -0300 
[footer]Alexandre Hannud Abdo a publié une nouvelle photo pour Chez Abdo[/footer]
Mario Vavti
 Thu, 16 Mar 2017 08:07:19 -0300 
James Lamentus
 Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:54:09 -0300 
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

Apéro-Debate - Citizen Science, DIY, etc. : Counterculture or Research Policy trap ?

 Paris, France (48.8582 2.3387)Tue, 14 Mar 2017 21:42:22 -0300 
24 mars à Paris... venez !

#^[24/03/17] Apéro-Debate - Citizen Science, DIY, etc. : Counterculture or Research Policy trap ? - HackYourPhD


Apero Debate Citizen Science, DIY Counterculture or research policy trap ? On Friday March 25th at La Paillasse
 Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:46:28 -0300 
ça se passe bien ?
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

Le business du sang - le sang des peuvres dans le bras des riches

 Paris, France (48.8628 2.3292)Wed, 08 Mar 2017 23:23:08 -0300 
Quel horreur... :cry: :'(

#^ARTE+7 | Le business du sang


Aux États-Unis, où cette pratique est légale, une population appauvrie vend son sang aux grandes multinationales, qui le commercialisent en Europe. Une enquête passionnante sur une industrie en pleine croissance.
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

<3 +O

 Paris, France (48.8628 2.3292)Wed, 08 Mar 2017 13:07:59 -0300 
#^Are Women More Ethical Than Men?


New research explores how men and women think about moral decisions—and how women’s voices can benefit business and society.
Alexandre Hannud Abdo

Nominations for MIT Media Lab Disobedience Award

 Paris, France (48.8628 2.3292)Wed, 08 Mar 2017 11:26:12 -0300 
Who better to nominate than Alexandra Elbakyan for SciHub, in the MIT Media Lab Disobedience Award ?!

About the $250,000 award:

Or, straight to the nomination form (very short, quick to nominate!):


Alexandre Hannud Abdo
 Paris, France (48.8582 2.3387)Fri, 03 Mar 2017 23:15:25 -0300 
tlapiltlapil escreveu a seguinte publicação 2 meses atrás

Hacía memoria que prácticamente en cualquier revuelta, en primera fila siempre hay un perro haciendo frente a la policía. Cuando la huelga estudiantil de la UNAM, en cada escuela okupada había un perro nombrado Huelga. Durante la defensa del pueblo de Atenco muchos perros acompañaron la resistencia. En la Comuna de Oaxaca, manadas de perros hicieron presencia en las barricadas. Tampoco faltaron los perros insurrectos en los motines contra el ascenso de Peña Nieto. Significativo que en la Okupa Che los perros han sido heridos por balas de la policía..

Sin duda el más querido es Loukanikus, infaltable en las revueltas ácratas en Grecia.

"Le ladro a los autos y a la policía.
Soy sólo un perro que vive en la anarquía"

Este audio es un canto de la banda Loukaniko y lxs perrxs en homenaje al insurrecto perro griego.