BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Thursday, January 19, 2023 -- Associate members of the Free Software Foundation (FSF) now have the chance to nominate and evaluate candidates to serve on the board of directors for the first time since the nonprofit was founded thirty-seven years ago.
BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Thursday, January 12, 2023 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced Erin Rose Glass as its first keynote speaker for LibrePlanet 2023, the fifteenth edition of the Free Software Foundation's conference on ethical technology and user freedom. The annual technology and social justice conference will be held March 18 and 19, 2023, online and in the Boston area, with the theme "Charting the Course."
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