Current Consensus Items

From Noisebridge
(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
(Pigeon prefers gender-neutral pronouns.)
(16 intermediate revisions by 9 users not shown)
Line 9: Line 9:
 
! Author of this Record
 
! Author of this Record
 
|-
 
|-
|[[Meeting_Notes_2013_09_17|2013-09-17]]
+
|[[Meeting_Notes_2013_10_15|2013-10-15]]
|Norman
+
|Monad
|Assign an officer to obtain and FRN from the FCC
+
|Pigeon is unwelcome at Noisebridge. They are prohibited from entering the space or participating in the community.
|[[user:hicksu|Jarrod]]
+
|[[user:bfb|kevin]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[Meeting_Notes_2013_09_17|2013-09-17]]
+
|[[Meeting_Notes_2013_10_15|2013-10-15]]
|Hanna
+
|adopt an anti-harassment policy:
+
"Noisebridge is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of people at our events or space in any form. Sexual language and imagery should be only be used for women-positive purposes in accordance with best practices advocated by professional sex educators (if you’re not sure what those are, don’t do it). People violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the space or the event at the discretion of any Noisebridge member.
+
 
+
Harassment includes offensive verbal comments related to gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, religion, sexual images in public spaces, deliberate intimidation, stalking, following, harassing photography or recording, sustained disruption of talks or other events, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention. People asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately."
+
|[[user:hicksu|Jarrod]]
+
|-
+
|[[Meeting_Notes_2013_09_17|2013-09-17]]
+
 
|Jake
 
|Jake
|modify open hours so that nights are open-access to Members and to guests of any sponsoring Member also present in the space
+
|Membership to Noisebridge should no longer be dependant on a person's ability or willingness to pay money to noisebridge, or to bring food or beer to a meeting, but only on their ability to acquire sponsorship signatures and be consensed upon at a meeting, after leaving the meeting to give opportunity for any objections to be discussed before they return.
|[[user:hicksu|Jarrod]]
+
Members will thus enter and remain in good standing without regard to any financial contributions they do or do not make in that time.
 +
A Member can be suspended by consensus minus one, meaning that consensus by the group can suspend indefinitely the membership of a person over that
 +
person's objections.
 +
|[[user:jake|jake]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
<!--|[[Meeting_Notes_2013_07_23|2013-07-23]]  - Deferred until process is defined.
 
<!--|[[Meeting_Notes_2013_07_23|2013-07-23]]  - Deferred until process is defined.

Revision as of 14:28, 23 October 2013

This is a page for hosting consensus items currently under debate, with their formal wording.

The Consensus Items History is the public record of consensus items that have been decided on in the past. Please move the records from the "Current" page to the "History" page once they've been approved/blocked.

Date First Discussed Proposed By Wording Author of this Record
2013-10-15 Monad Pigeon is unwelcome at Noisebridge. They are prohibited from entering the space or participating in the community. kevin
2013-10-15 Jake Membership to Noisebridge should no longer be dependant on a person's ability or willingness to pay money to noisebridge, or to bring food or beer to a meeting, but only on their ability to acquire sponsorship signatures and be consensed upon at a meeting, after leaving the meeting to give opportunity for any objections to be discussed before they return.

Members will thus enter and remain in good standing without regard to any financial contributions they do or do not make in that time. A Member can be suspended by consensus minus one, meaning that consensus by the group can suspend indefinitely the membership of a person over that person's objections.

jake
Personal tools