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    Re:Accreditation procedures
    by Anonymous on Wednesday November 30 2005, @03:30AM (#16549)
    Vittorio,

    With respect to the "accident" that resulted in a failure to reach quorum on a month-long "email vote", can you tell us which members of the ALAC failed to cast their votes? It is important for us to know this information so that we may assess whether the problem stems from the side of Nominating Committee appointees or from the side of ICANN Board appointees. Perhaps you can also tell us how long each non-voting member had served on your Committee at the time of the vote so that we might have a sense of whether execssively long terms or "burn-out" was a factor.

    It seems as if we have both non-participation from ALAC members as well as non-participation by ALAC structures. If I may offer a suggestion, the answer lies not in adjusting the bylaws with respect to voting procedures but rather in recognizing and admitting to failure. The At-Large has never bought into your byzantine construct whose only real purpose has been to continue denying representation to individual users by offering the prospect of enhanced participation as a meager and paltry substitute.

    Vittorio, we "participate" just fine without your assistance. What we want is the same degree of "representation" enjoyed by every other stakeholder group in ICANN. If you can't offer those deliverables, then who needs you?

    Be well,
    Danny Younger
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