Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Open Letter to Affiliations Committee : Wikimedia India's Demand For A Fair And Transparent Hearing

2019-07-09 Thread Abhinav srivastava
Dear Krishna, This is an open letter to the Affiliations Committee, a majority of those happen to be on this list. This message is however also on the Indian Mailing List [1]. All information in relation from Reports [2] to financial and legal status have been repeatedly shared on the list [3].

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Open Letter to Affiliations Committee : Wikimedia India's Demand For A Fair And Transparent Hearing

2019-07-09 Thread Krishna Chaitanya Velaga
Hi Abhinav, I think this discussion will have a better direction if it is first done on the Wikimedia India community mailing list[1]. I say so because, many Wikimedians in India (non-members) and active affiliates (such as user-groups) haven't heard from the Chapter for a long time about its

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Open Letter to Affiliations Committee : Wikimedia India's Demand For A Fair And Transparent Hearing

2019-07-09 Thread Paulo Santos Perneta
Hello, Reading about these developments in India has been absolutely painful, and a sad reminiscent of a number of past situations. Most of all, the case with Wikimedia Portugal, when AffCom started imposing restrictions and "mediation plans" without having any kind of official hearing with the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Open Letter to Affiliations Committee : Wikimedia India's Demand For A Fair And Transparent Hearing

2019-07-09 Thread Abhinav srivastava
Hi Lodewijk, I will try and simplify (a) *What is the exact and complete set of reasons that Affcom put the chapter on suspension?* This has been listed under six bullet points in my initial mail. I encourage you and everyone reading here to have a look at them. I have further shared a synopsis

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Open Letter to Affiliations Committee : Wikimedia India's Demand For A Fair And Transparent Hearing

2019-07-08 Thread effe iets anders
Thanks Abhinav for your email. I'm having a hard time splitting the email out in a) what is the exact and complete set of reasons that Affcom put the chapter on suspension. b) what additional complaints are part of the big picture. c) what is the response from WMIN. I realize it is really hard