[Noisebridge-discuss] fucking up noisebridge
flatline at hackbloc.org
Thu May 3 16:50:49 PDT 2012
I agree completely with this. Calling the cops unnecessarily does a
FUCK of a lot more to make noisebridge an unsafe space than having a few
wingnuts around. It makes many people feel unsafe in the space including
myself. Say what you want about Cynthia (and believe me I have plenty
to say) she never made me feel unsafe. This action does.
On 05/03/2012 03:21 PM, Jake wrote:
> Say what you want about Cynthia not belonging at noisebridge; she wasn't
> here to hack, she could be annoying at times.
> The fact is that the kicking out of cynthia has been a huge drama fest and
> makes noisebridge look bad. I think it was not worth it.
> My friend Stan who has been hacking since before most of us were born
> resembles cynthia in some ways; an old person who enjoys talking and
> cooking more than hacking. He is also the admin of the SPAZ server. He
> comes to noisebridge and sometimes cooks gourmet food for everyone.
> He has been involved and witness to MANY collectively run spaces, like the
> Cannery and Project One and a bunch we've never heard of.
> And he says this is a BAD SIGN for noisebridge.
> Let's pull out of this nose-dive.
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> Date: Thu, 3 May 2012 15:01:36 -0700
> From: Stan Osborne <stan at ana dot com>
> Subject: NB craziness
> If this is true, I can not justify supporting NB anymore. I know
> everything she says about her behavior at NB and her general cleanliness
> is true. She is an MD and has at least one science degree, so AFAIK there
> are many good reasons for her continued presence at NB. Not being
> financially able to be a full member now seems to have saved me from
> regretting I gave them much, if any money. IMHO her mental health was
> improving from contact at NB with healthy and intelligent people.
> NB now is already falling into one of those collectives where a few
> evil people are working to drive out the rest. Many collectives
> have withered and failed for reasons such as this incident.
> Is there any documentation showing exactly who ganged up on her?
> | To: Stan Osborne <stan at ana.com>
> | From: cynthia lee <cynthia.jeanne.lee at gmail.com>
> | Subject: Re: when u gonna show?
> | Date: Thu, 3 May 2012 13:52:57 -0700
> | Stan, You must not have a current source there...i was kicked out of
> | Noisebridge by a band of vigilantes who called the police to say i was
> | trespassing and disruptive (apparently for coming in and cleaning up after
> | them!) because they really had no substantive complaint (a vague that I am
> | smelly, messy, and, get this...loud) they are so vague on the complaints
> | that it is suspicious for made -up stuff
> | I can't be there tomorrow but would like to run into you anyway. I can
> | check Internet tomorrow AM and if there is another location I can see u at,
> | let me know
> | thank you for all the assistance and friendliness u have shown me
> | --
> | Cynthia Jeanne Lee MD
> | http://cynthiajeanneleemd.wordpress.com
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