[Dev] Some doubts about Parabola's donations
aurelien at hackers.camp
Tue Apr 11 19:40:46 GMT 2017
Luke Shumaker <lukeshu at lukeshu.com> writes:
> On Mon, 10 Apr 2017 10:22:58 -0400,
> Stig Roar Wangberg wrote:
>> if one could somehow start a shop, selling t-shirts,
>> cups, stickers,
> To be clear, I want such a shop to exist. Not even because of funding
> for the project, but because I want to be able to purchase Parabola
> t-shirts, cups, and stickers. I don't even care if the proceeds from
> it go to an individual hacker who set up the shop.
> Technoethical was selling Parabola stickers at LibrePlanet. I thought
> it was really cool.
>> I have not exprerienced any ungratefulness towards any
>> persons, nor towards Ceata. I don't understand those who's taking the
>> personal turn here.
> This looks really weird to an outsider. There were a bunch of private
> communication that lead up to this point, but it only just now
> errupted onto public forums. So to someone not privy to those private
> communications, it looks like a sudden unexpected eruption; but it had
> been stewing for a while.
>> I think it would be a huge loss for Parabola and the community if
>> Emulatorman and others leaves Parabola because they didn't find mercy
>> at the king's feet
> I agree; I don't want to see Emulatorman or anyone else leave the
> community. But, mistakes were made. The events that lead to Ceata
> (justifiably!) stepping away as our sponsor should have never
> happened. We need to have a real conversation about what went wrong,
> and how to make sure that those kinds of mistakes don't happen again.
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