THE VIKING LUNAR CALENDAR

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Heyannir

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" The fourth summer month is called haymaking, which is the month of drying and harvesting of hay, in some parts it is also called worm’s month. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

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NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Skol!

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SUNDAY

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" The Vikings [worshipped] the sun so much because of the cold climate, that they gave the sun its own day, and the first day of the week, Sunday... "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







Our #SafeguardingDignity strategic programmes has 4 main demands:
🛂 Reimagining #ID, Identity and Identification
🛡Protecting people and communities #online
✊ Realising our right to live with #dignity
🌎 A Humane Approach to #immigration

privacyinternational.org/long-

Innovative solutions can be designed to empower and serve individuals and communities ✊ rather than aggrandise state and corporate power ⛔️

Our new strategic programme aims to make that a reality. #SafeguardingDignity

privacyinternational.org/long-

Our data and info is being exploited by gov’ts and companies to track us, profile us, target us, attack us and exclude us. @privacyint is challenging such practices!
💡 Find out more about our strategy for #SafeguardingDignity
👉 privacyinternational.org/long-

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

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SATURDAY

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GET BEHIND THOSE EARS!

" ... The name means bathing day or literally translated pool day. The Viking was actually pretty clean and not just some dirty barbarians, they probably had better hygiene than other societies in that time period."

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







"Gathering data from raw brain activity could put people in great risk, and could be used to influence, manipulate and exploit them. Who has access to this data? Is this data shared with third parties? People need to be in full control over their data."
- our @F_Kaltheuner twitter.com/cnni/status/115176

Watching porn?
Here's who else is watching:

A study of 22,484 porn websites showed that 93% leak user data to other companies -
including Google and Facebook.

nytimes.com/2019/07/17/opinion

"Gathering data from raw brain activity could put people in great risk, and could be used to influence, manipulate and exploit them. Who has access to this data? Is this data shared with third parties? People need to be in full control over their data."
- our @F_Kaltheuner twitter.com/cnni/status/115176

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

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FRIDAY

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" Friday is either named after Frigg or Freya, the reason why it is unclear is that of conflicting sources. This is probably because some areas worshipped Frigg more than Freya and vise versa. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







Watching porn?
Here's who else is watching:

A study of 22,484 porn websites showed that 93% leak user data to other companies -
including Google and Facebook.

nytimes.com/2019/07/17/opinion

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Skol!

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THURSDAY

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" Thor is associated with the day Thursday which comes from the word Torsdag in the Scandinavian countries and in the Germanic countries it is called Donnerstag which means thunderday and comes from the word Donar, which was the name of Thor in the Germanic countries. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Skol!

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TUESDAY

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" The God Tyr is associated with the day Tuesday and in the Scandinavian countries, Denmark, Norway, and Sweden, this day is called Tirsdag, so Tuesday is Tyr’s day. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







Examples of protecting people & communities (3): We recently joined a coalition of campaigners, tech companies and experts to respond proposals by British intelligence chiefs to allow them access to encrypted messaging apps such as WhatsApp or Signal. privacyinternational.org/news- twitter.com/privacyint/status/

Some examples of our work around protecting people and communities (1): We exposed how TrueCaller is endangering its users and their contacts by saving their designated name and number on a database which is accessible to other users privacyinternational.org/case-
#SafeguardingDignity

Hope you are enjoying your Sunday! Here is a thread about our campaigns around id, identity and identification. Tomorrow we'll keep talking about our new campaigns, so stay tuned 📺 twitter.com/privacyint/status/

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

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MONDAY

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" The Moon also was important to the Vikings since it helped them keep track of time, it had its own day, Monday. Today in Denmark the day is called ”Mandag” and in our [neighbouring] country, Germany the day is called Montag which comes from the word mond. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







We need for technology to help people to enjoy their fundamental rights and live with dignity, not the opposite.

This is why we launched a new strategic programme to achieve just that #SafeguardingDignity twitter.com/privacyint/status/

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Skol!

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SUNDAY

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" The Vikings [worshipped] the sun so much because of the cold climate, that they gave the sun its own day, and the first day of the week, Sunday... "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







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