It would be great if we could mass migrate out of Facebook, Google and Twitter. And I mean the non-tech-savvy folk.
It makes more sense than expecting that a company that hands to oppressive regimes a detailed profile on their opposition will suddenly work for the interest of their exploited users.
Nevertheless, hundreds of millions of people use those platforms and silencing such an important outcry is a horrible thing to do.
There is no really ethical consumerism under capitalism. Do enough investigation and you will always find someone being horribly exploited, stolen land or resources and unsustainable ecologically unsound practises.
Some decisions are better than others, but ultimately it's all murky and you can't buy a clean conscience under the existing economic system.
This video does a wonderful job of explaining why people should join Mastodon.
Send this to your friends trapped in the hellhole of bird-app:
When Fear Turns To Confidence
by Pure Noise Records
anticapitalist antifascist, guerrilla gardener
non-binary / any pronouns
> sudo apt install anarchism
masto instance for the tildeverse