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#694 | COWGIRLDAO, Radical Friends & Pure Esctasy ꩜
We hope that you’re all enjoying your holiDAOs 😎 We’ve been busy sharing our 100 Days a DAO in Barcelona and meeting some of our members & friends in Paris for the first of our Good Growth Round Table - you can read the juicy write-up here 👀
We also asked your motivations for buying a Protein NFT 💚 and our very own Kes spoke to Molly Dickson, founder of female-led COWGIRLDAO, about the social impact of DAOs and their incredible fight for abortion rights in the US 🤠✨ You can listen back to the episode here👂and make sure you follow our Twitter for future updates.
Finally, next month is a bit of a landmark for us, but more on that then …
OK, let’s get on with the links …
Cryptohun3y on decentralized media in web3 is not what you think it is (PM)
Another excellent report on crypto philanthropy from The Other Internet
Radical Friends is a new book exploring DAOs in the art world
The Gu1de is for artists & creators to better understand smart contracts (PM)
A worthwhile read on if B Corp really signals a force for good or just less bad?
What can web1 teach web3?
Caryn shares her experience of being interviewed for a web3 role (PM)
Don’t Pay UK is a resistance movement against the cost of living crisis in the UK - get involved now!
How degrowth will save the world with Jason Hickel
A very helpful matrix on how to legally structure your DAO
James Bridle talking about the future is worth a listen
What is a DAO community and when is it healthy?
Reddit is launching a NFT avatar marketplace
Memestrilism is the digitisation of minstrelsy
ThursDAO is London’s crypto co-working hub
So, where do NFTs go from here?
A beautiful new impact report from Pangaia 🌱
Weaving Trust: brief journey into self-discovering networks
Polyformer is an open-source machine that recycles plastic bottles into 3D printing filament
Vitalik Buterin on what he thinks about network states
What DAOs can learn from Rainbow, a 50 year old Decentralized Autonomous Gathering
DAO Directory for land based projects
Could this be the world’s first MDMA shop? 😵💫
We give 200 $PRTN for any link that makes the Protein Supplement. So, a big shoutout to the following folks, we’ll be in touch shortly to sort your tokens:
jackiedaytona#7389, ☻alice☻#2421, lostwithliv#7743, Mel🤍#4350, hashbrown#5836, shradz#7097, Syntonikka#6188, CarynTan#0040, maxine23#6910, Andrea Brena#6950, MathewK#4975 x2, letfrz#1159, Gilad Peled#6772
Until next month, your friends at Protein 💚
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