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Liberate

(Liberate Technologies, San Mateo, CA) A software company that specialized in the information appliance field. Formerly Network Computer, Inc. (NCI), a spin-off from Oracle in 1996, it changed its name in 1999. The company initially promoted the NC Reference Profile specification, later turned over to The Open Group. Liberate provided client and server software for satellite, cable, telco, ISP and corporations to deliver thin computing services. In 2005 the company declared bankruptcy and sold its North American assets to Cox Communications and Comcast Corporation. See network computer.
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It juxtaposes rights-based movements, such as the crusade for gay marriage legalization, against the more marginalized liberationist endeavors that the essays bring to light.
Which, I suppose, is why I admire their stoicism in the face of weather, liberationists and Asda polls.
The early 1970s liberationist publishers were the first to provide a powerful and direct counter-public arena to discuss the nature of society's oppression of homosexuality, and to identify ways in which individual gay people could challenge anti-gay attitudes.
While Dayton (Ohio) Women's Liberation (DWL) pursued a genderless society and rejected notions of equality as too limited, Indiana liberationists supported the ERA.
Along this line, some North American liberationists have re-appropriated H.
Kauffman defends the Montanists, likens the Donatists to liberationists, and suggests that doctrinal deviation results from the exclusion of innocent intentional Christians from the institutional church.
Everyone, I assume, apart from a few militant women's liberationists and homosexuals, is "in favor of" marriage, family, and their embedded ideals.
The gay liberationists of the 70's shouted their lungs out to announce that they were ready for change.
Not only are they compatible, but, according to Zamir, there are a number of good arguments for why one should be both a speciesist and an animal liberationist, the central one being based on the '[wjeighty practical ramifications' that follow from the 'deradicalization' of the animal liberation movement and the embracing by animal liberationists of 'conservative, widely shared, moral beliefs' (xi).
In particular, she makes a significant contribution in distinguishing these new liberationists" in the U.S.
How much longer must we wait before this cowardly government stands up to the animal liberationists and allows the control of badgers (not the extermination - only the control) which will remove the threat of bovine tuberculosis from our cattle, saving not only 3,000 bull calves a week but 40,000 adult cattle a year and a billion pounds in compensation paid out by the Treasury to suffering farmers?
If grey liberationists did dream of getting militant, where would they start?