This day in history

2003, 2008, 2018, 2022.

Cory Doctorow
1 min readNov 30, 2023

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Next Tuesday (Dec 5), I’m at Flyleaf Books in Chapel Hill, NC, with my new solarpunk novel The Lost Cause, which 350.org’s Bill McKibben called “The first great YIMBY novel: perceptive, scientifically sound, and extraordinarily hopeful.”

#20yrsago San Francisco’s homelessness quagmire https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/SHAME-OF-THE-CITY-HOMELESS-ISLAND-They-live-2510831.php

#20yrsago Roy Disney resigns from Disney, slams Eisner https://craphound.com/roytoeisner.txt

#15yrsago How Dan Kaminsky broke and fixed DNS https://www.wired.com/2008/11/ff-kaminsky/?currentPage=all

#5yrsago Tavi Gevinson is folding up Rookie, after seven years: part mediapocalypse, part moving on https://www.rookiemag.com/2018/11/editors-letter-86/

#5yrsago Peak indifference has arrived: a majority of Republicans say climate change is real https://www.monmouth.edu/polling-institute/reports/MonmouthPoll_US_112918/

#5yrsago The EU took the word “filters” out of the Copyright Directive, but it’s still all about filters https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/11/yes-eus-new-copyrightdirective-all-about-filters

#5yrsago One More For the Road: The Laugh-Out-Loud Cats are back! https://memex.craphound.com/2018/11/30/one-more-for-the-road-the-laugh-out-loud-cats-are-back/

#1yrago Booz Allen ticketmastered America’s public lands https://pluralistic.net/2022/11/30/military-industrial-park-service/#booz-allen

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