Happy Fourth of July Digital Neighbors across Locals! Thank you to @DaveRubin and all the other content creators for making Locals a place of liberty and community. A few quotes from the Founders seem sufficient for today. Blessed day my friends and much gratitude.
Almost a BHC - language warning for gentle souls
From the Epoch Times:
Major Scientific Publisher Retracts More Than 500 Papers
By Zachary Stieber October 1, 2022 Updated: October 3, 2022
One of the world’s largest open-access journal publishers is retracting more than 500 papers, based on the discovery of unethical actions.
London-based Hindawi, which publishes more than 200 peer-reviewed journals across multiple disciplines, stated that its research team identified in June “irregularities” in the peer review process in some of the journals.
“All Hindawi journals employ a series of substantial integrity checks before articles are accepted for publication. Following thorough investigation, we identified that these irregularities in the peer review process were the result of suspicious and unethical activities. Since identifying this unethical activity and breach of our processes, we began proactively adding further checks and improving our processes and continue to do so,” Liz Ferguson, a senior vice president for John Wiley & Sons, ...
Good Morning ADD Irregulars! While I cannot host Coffee Talk, I can share the goodness of the internet.🙄 Just remember to be a giver. 😊 I hope you all have a great day ahead of you. Mine is filled with conferences, which I hope are not snooze-worthy.
Welcome guests and digital neighbors! I hope you enjoy your visits here. May this little spot become a haven for those who want to connect with others away from the toxicity of many sites. Locals is a great experience for me and I hope it is a good experience for you. Any community is only as good as its members, so please see the community "About" section for guidelines as to what I hope will help us enjoy our visits here.😇
Dues to changes @LOCALS this community is no longer a free community if you want to participate. I believe you can lurk about and read things, but you will be unable to post without signing up for $2.00 monthly charge. Since this changed has happened, I want all of you to know that any funds that come as a result of this community will be given to charity. I came here for community - not for profit.
The two charities I want to sponsor at the beginning will be our St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry that services our New Melle Community. The other charity will...