ICANNWatch
 
  Inside ICANNWatch  
Submit Story
Home
Lost Password
Preferences
Site Messages
Top 10 Lists
Latest Comments
Search by topic

Our Mission
ICANN for Beginners
About Us
How To Use This Site
ICANNWatch FAQ
Slash Tech Info
Link to Us
Write to Us

  Useful ICANN sites  
  • ICANN itself
  • Bret Fausett's ICANN Blog
  • Internet Governance Project
  • UN Working Group on Internet Governance
  • Karl Auerbach web site
  • Müller-Maguhn home
  • UDRPinfo.com;
  • UDRPlaw.net;
  • CircleID;
  • LatinoamerICANN Project
  • ICB Tollfree News

  •   At Large Membership and Civil Society Participation in ICANN  
  • icannatlarge.com;
  • Noncommercial Users Constituency of ICANN
  • NAIS Project
  • ICANN At Large Study Committee Final Report
  • ICANN (non)Members page
  • ICANN Membership Election site

  • ICANN-Related Reading
    Browse ICANNWatch by Subject

    Ted Byfied
    - ICANN: Defending Our Precious Bodily Fluids
    - Ushering in Banality
    - ICANN! No U CANN't!
    - roving_reporter
    - DNS: A Short History and a Short Future

    David Farber
    - Overcoming ICANN (PFIR statement)

    A. Michael Froomkin
    - When We Say US™, We Mean It!
    - ICANN 2.0: Meet The New Boss
    - Habermas@ discourse.net: Toward a Critical Theory of Cyberspace
    - ICANN and Anti-Trust (with Mark Lemley)
    - Wrong Turn in Cyberspace: Using ICANN to Route Around the APA & the Constitution (html)
    - Form and Substance in Cyberspace
    - ICANN's "Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy"-- Causes and (Partial) Cures

    Milton Mueller
    - Ruling the Root
    - Success by Default: A New Profile of Domain Name Trademark Disputes under ICANN's UDRP
    - Dancing the Quango: ICANN as International Regulatory Regime
    - Goverments and Country Names: ICANN's Transformation into an Intergovernmental Regime
    - Competing DNS Roots: Creative Destruction or Just Plain Destruction?
    - Rough Justice: A Statistical Assessment of the UDRP
    - ICANN and Internet Governance

    David Post
    - Governing Cyberspace, or Where is James Madison When We Need Him?
    - The 'Unsettled Paradox': The Internet, the State, and the Consent of the Governed

    Jonathan Weinberg
    - Sitefinder and Internet Governance
    - ICANN, Internet Stability, and New Top Level Domains
    - Geeks and Greeks
    - ICANN and the Problem of Legitimacy

    Highlights of the ICANNWatch Archive
    (June 1999 - March 2001)


     
    This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.
    Anonymous ICANNwatch Messages Considered Harmful? | Log in/Create an Account | Top | 65 comments | Search Discussion
    Click this button to post a comment to this story
    The options below will change how the comments display
    Threshold:
    Check box to change your default comment view
    The Fine Print: The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. We are not responsible for them in any way.
    However UN WIPO on the Internet is illegal
    by WIPOorgUK on Sunday June 06 2004, @01:41AM (#13709)
    User #3146 Info | http://wipo.org.uk/
    They are paid to aid and abet their business customers in the overreach of trademarks.

    This is in violation of trademark and competition law.

    They are supposed to be independent and objective - but guess where most of their income comes from.

    Corrupt UN WIPO know that words and initialisms do not belong solely to one company - in fact, many share them. Indeed, anybody can use them for any legal purpose they wish.

    Garry Anderson - Haverhill UK - WIPO.org.uk - SKILFUL.com
    [ Reply to This | Parent ]
    The .KKK does give ICANN Triple Karma
    by Anonymous on Sunday June 06 2004, @05:13AM (#13710)
    The tag team of Krocker, Klemson and Krocker (the .KKK) are the Taliban Society thugs used to enforce the ICANN Party Line.

    They are actually proud of what they do and have been getting away with it for over 30 years. They view that as some sort of mandate to continue their behavior.

    Civil society can not really fathom how the Internet is built on a foundation of primitive tribal customs. They think the Internet comes from the Fone Company or the Guvernmunt.

    Several times each year, the .KKK put on their robes and gather in large numbers, in obscur places they select. They are actually proud of the fact that hotels regularly ask them to use the back loading-dock, service entrance, so-as not to scare the other guests.

    As Civil Society becomes more educated, they learn what has been going on, and they start to take steps, to try to ensure, their networks are safe from the .KKK. "Watching" is only part of the solution, there is also "Work" that has to be done, on a 24x7 basis.

    Education is the key to making people aware of the past history, the current concerns, and the way forward to keep the .NET open, free and out of the hands of the .KKK. You can not count on the groupies and bimbos that follow the .KKK on their road-trips. You are better off sticking close to home and protecting your own piece of cyberspace. That may require new hardware and new software, which the .KKK will assail as snake-oil that they do not endorse. Of course they do not endorse it, they want to continue to have their way with the .NET and want to make sure their funding continues.

    Follow the money and the .KKK as they continue their mission of domination of netizens around the world.

    [ Reply to This | Parent ]


    Search ICANNWatch.org:


    Privacy Policy: We will not knowingly give out your personal data -- other than identifying your postings in the way you direct by setting your configuration options -- without a court order. All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner. The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 by ICANNWatch.Org. This web site was made with Slashcode, a web portal system written in perl. Slashcode is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL license.
    You can syndicate our headlines in .rdf, .rss, or .xml. Domain registration services donated by DomainRegistry.com