[Noisebridge-discuss] zone9 bloggers wikipedia edit-a-thon today

Mitch Altman maltman23 at hotmail.com
Sun Aug 24 18:25:38 UTC 2014


Totally appropriate!  Thanks! 

Date: Sun, 24 Aug 2014 08:37:49 -0700
From: april.glaser at riseup.net
To: noisebridge-discuss at lists.noisebridge.net
Subject: [Noisebridge-discuss] zone9 bloggers wikipedia edit-a-thon today


  

    
  
  
    Hi all,

    

    April from EFF here. Writing to invite you all to a Wikipedia
    edit-a-thon I'm helping to organize this afternoon at Wikimedia HQ
    (or anywhere!). We want to improve the pages of the Zone9 Bloggers
    and other journalists who are currently in jail in Ethiopia. 

    

    In April 2014, six members of the Zone 9 Bloggers and three
    associated journalists were arrested in Addis Ababa and now face
    terrorism charges for their writings. They were additionally charged
    with conspiracy for using basic encryption tools. 

    

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/San_Francisco_21

    

    We're meeting today from 1-5pm at Wikimedia
    
    (149 New Montgomery Street: Floor 6). One of the
      Zone 9 bloggers, Endalk, who currently is seeking asylum in the US
      will join us. Endalk was also a policy fellow at EFF this summer.

      

      Maybe I'll see some of y'all there!

      All the very best, 

      April

      

      PS: this is my first post to the list; hopefully, it is
      appropriate. please excuse me if not. I'd like to be more involved
      with Noisebridge, as I recently moved to the area to work at EFF
      and have always worked with hackerspaces in some capacity where
      ever I'm based. will surely meet some of y'all in the near future
      :)

      

      

    
  


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