it really is wild how people think they are just entitled to run a business. if you cant afford the costs of labor your business has objectively failed
@dankwraith insurance: because privatizing the concept of a safety net is the only idea we can come up with
@email@example.com got into a fight with a prominent CEO in one of my circles because a major conference was selling access to talks but not paying presenters. He said it was expensive to run a conference, as if this was solely the problem of the festival runner who got all of these people to work for free.
monads.online is a community for goth nerds, aka people who are interested in the intersections of math, art, programming, philosophy, and related topics. this does not include your techbro ass. we also enjoy a healthy amount of shitposting. if you are a techno-materialist, technocrat, or some flavor of capitalist, don't even bother applying. if you are interested in an account please fill out an application, detailing why you are interested in joining, what you have to bring to the community, and your prior, if any, accounts on the fediverse.