This is the best rundown on American police union power I found, although a few years old: reuters.com/investigates/speci

Looking around for state and local budget visualization tools. Here's a nice one for US states: apps.urban.org/features/what-d

This chart is a metaphor. I saw one floating around for LA so I thought I'd make one for my little town.

Bandcamp waiving all fees tomorrow, so here are some black artists to throw cash at.

Sampa the Great, hiphop/soul: sampathegreat.bandcamp.com/
Zeal and Ardor, soul metal?? zealandardor.bandcamp.com/
José James, soul etc.: josejames.bandcamp.com
Dälek, noise rap: dalekipecac.bandcamp.com/

Social media without centralized control? But where will I get my advertising and opinions from?

Mastodon

This is a brand new server run by the main developers of the project as a spin-off of mastodon.social 🐘 It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!