[Foundation-l] new site notice now ready
erik at wikimedia.org
Thu Dec 28 12:19:04 UTC 2006
On 12/28/06, Gatto Nero <gattonero at gmail.com> wrote:
> But this is not what has been told to me yesterday on #wikimedia.
I don't know and cannot comment on what other people have said on IRC.
> They are independent organizations. This means "They have no voice".
We share the same communication channels. The possibility of a chapter
representative on the Board level has been discussed, but is not
Mind you, chapters have a geographic focus, and generally do not have
any moral authority to represent a particular language community.
> How communities can express their opinions about Foundation choose?
> Directly? (Oh My God, don't answer "Yes")
By electing Board members, and by participating in community decision
processes (demanding more of those from time to time helps).
> "Working without being
> allowed to talk" is slavery, as far as I know.
No. This is slavery:
Peace & Love,
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