World Listening Day 2018 #wld2018

Poster: #wld2018 July 18 is World Listening Day. Hashtags: #WLD2018, #acousticecology, #deeplistening,#WorldListeningDay2018 This year’s theme is ‘Future Listening’ created by Filipino sound artist @teresaBARROZO World Listening Day is hosted by the World Listening Project. Around the world contests and walks focus attention on improving listening skills and conserving critical soundscapes. July 18 was chosen because …

Missing Michael Kaye

Our sympathies to the family and friends of Michael Kaye. Just learning about his death https://www.centralamerica.com/experiencing/travel/costa-rica-michael-kaye/ Embedded Tweets I wrote this 8 years ago, right after a visit with #MichaelKaye, my dear friend who passed away this week. In this article are Michael's 3 golden rules for writing travel sales copy at his eco-tour company …

56th International Congress of Americanists

Poster Salamanca, Spain – The Organizing Committee of the 56th International Congress of Americanists (ICA) invites the scholarly community to participate in the congress that will take place July 15-20, 2018. Hashtag: #ica2018 Under the motto “Universality and particularism in the Americas,” this edition of the ICA invites us to reflect on the relationship between universality …

Egypt to host Biodiversity #COP14

Poster Egypt will host the 14th Biodiversity COP, hashtag #COP14, November 11-29. Key Links http://www.cbd.int https://www.facebook.com/UNBiodiversity https://twitter.com/CristianaPascaP https://twitter.com/UNBiodiversity Conference Links https://www.cbd.int/conferences/2018 https://www.cbd.int/meetings/COP-14 Agenda (PDF) Annotated Agenda (PDF) Report – Adhoc Report – Subsidiary https://www.cop14-egypt.com Questions for #COP14 How will #COP14 be different from #COP13? Will the conference have livestreaming and recorded video? What are the …

Shadow Banning and Content Filtering on the Social Web

Announcement Washington, DC, July 17, 2018 – Not a grey hair in the US house gallery today. Right now on Twitter / Facebook / YouTube, livestreaming video from House Judiciary on the topic of social web channels Facebook, Google, Twitter and YouTube, newsfeeds, algorithms, hacking and shadow banning. Kudos to @HouseJudiciary for streaming ‘Facebook, Google …

Banking on Climate Change

New report: Banking on Climate Change. Rainforest Action Network’s ninth annual fossil fuel finance report card shows how big banks continue to fund the climate crisis Key Links https://www.ran.org/bankingonclimatechange2018 Banking on Climate Change (PDF) Press Release: SAN FRANCISCO, March 28, 2018 — A report released today by Rainforest Action Network, BankTrack, Indigenous Environmental Network, Oil …

Helsinki Summit 2018

Finland Flag News from Finland Hashtags: #Helsinki2018, #HelsinkiSummit YouTube Headlines http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/397481-trump-says-he-accepts-us-intel-on-russia-then-adds-it-could-be-other https://www.politico.com/story/2018/07/17/trump-now-says-he-accepts-that-russia-meddled-in-2016-election-726335 https://www.politico.com/story/2018/07/17/trump-putin-criticism-reaction-725975 https://apnews.com/a280e308ea004da9b50aa7efdbb826d7 https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/jul/16/trump-finds-putin-denial-of-election-meddling-powerful http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/397306-five-takeaways-from-trumps-jaw-dropping-performance-with-putin http://thehill.com/homenews/media/397290-fox-news-reporter-global-consensus-is-trump-threw-the-us-under-the-bus http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/07/16/trump-trolled-with-traitor-tweet-by-dictionary-com-after-putin-summit.html https://mashable.com/2018/07/16/trump-helsinki-treason-summit-twitter http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/397203-trump-denies-russian-involvement-in-election-at-joint-presser-with https://www.politico.com/story/2018/07/16/trump-russia-putin-summit-722418 https://www.thedailybeast.com/ex-cia-director-trump-was-nothing-short-of-treasonous-at-helsinki-summit http://www.msnbc.com/david-gura/watch/trump-lands-in-helsinki-ahead-of-putin-meeting-1277409859826 https://www.politico.com/story/2018/07/15/trump-putin-russia-summit-helsinki-722255 Why? To the question in yellow… No, it's not coming through. Why not? Because it's embarrassing to report, "President Trump will meet with Vladimir Putin next week in Helsinki and we …

Guelaguetza 2018

Poster: Guelaguetza 2018 This year the #Guelaguetza is going to get you … online. Este año la #Guelaguetza va a conseguir que estés en línea. Hashtag: #Guelaguetza2018 Guelaguetza is performed four times – twice on Monday the 23 and again on Monday 30, 8am-noon Vegas time, 10am-2pm Oaxaca and from 3-7pm Vegas time and 5-9pm …

USA 2018

Photo Our rolling coverage of the USA in 2018: July 2018 July 17: 1 October – Amazon.com – Blockbuster – Cold Case – Collision – Damage Control – Double Negative – Election Interference – Everglades – Flooding – Florida – Helsinki – Intelligence Agencies – Las Vegas – Lava Bomb – Midair Crash – Prime …

#WhoisAmerica

Hashtags This month on TV – Sacha Baron Cohen is on Showtime. Hashtag: #WhoIsAmerica Embedded Tweets Sacha Baron Cohen is BACK. This time, he's taking on 🇺🇸 Like this Tweet to get a reminder for the series premiere of #WhoIsAmerica on #Showtime! pic.twitter.com/3jo5s47Irx — Who Is America? (@SHOwhoisAmerica) July 9, 2018 Key Links http://www.sho.com/who-is-america Reviews …