I have watched in sadness and sometimes anger as large non-profit after large non-profit collectively poured enough money into Raiser's Edge and other Blackbaud licenses and consulting services to fund massive feature enhancements for the main FLOSS alternative, CiviCRM— improvements which would then be free for everyone, forever.
In 2019 we contributed to the free software and platform cooperative movements by speaking at conferences, holding trainings and building tools for the movement.
Una descripción general de las herramientas de software gratuitas que utilizamos para administrar nuestro negocio.
Micky is setting out for San Miguel de Allende to meet with and help fellow activists and cooperators move to privacy-respecting free software tools.
Support Portside's end of year fundraiser to deepen their coverage of labor and social justice movements and build free software tools for media makers in 2020.
Ksnip is a free and open-source, lightweight screenshot tool with simple image editing built in.
We live amidst a Digital Commons - technology that is built with the principles of freedom and transparency baked into its code and design.
Ben spoke most recently on this topic at DrupalCon Seattle and Drupal Camp Twin Cities, both in 2019, about how Drupal as a Service can save our livelihoods and our lives. Here are some resources related to the talk and topic.
Micky will talk about the movements fighting against the Orwellian reality we find ourselves in at LibrePlanet this Sunday.
For those inspired by Micky's keynote at NERD Summit or LibrePlanet 2019, or who think they'd have been inspired if they'd been there, here are resources for working for a world, digital and non-digital, with freedom and personal power.