[AfrICANN-discuss] Comments on .xxx
ocranve at gmail.com
Fri Mar 30 12:30:55 SAST 2007
I think ICCAN is over blowing this issue with .xxx if we are going to have
an open and transparent Internet then ICCAN and the community should allow
Regulation of contents operated by TLD xxx will naturally be taken over and
controlled by various sovereign nation government as the see fit with in
their boarders. ICAAN should not be acting as the Internet´s moral high
priest and policeman/woman for adult content. What I gathered from the board
meeting, members were voting based on the their moral and national
On 30/03/07, Sophia B <sophiabekele at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>In this case based on review country by country, then
> it will be upon each cc's to choose to have a .xxx.cc sTLD as opposed to
> the global community's and ICANN board to decide on having a .xxx TLD.
> sounds like a reasonable way out!
> On 30/03/07, Michuki Mwangi <michuki at kenic.or.ke> wrote:
> > Dear All,
> > Its in my opinion that, since the debate will not receive the full
> > support of the global community, why not move the debate to the ccTLD
> > level. For instance the board proposes that the xxx be a ccTLD issue not
> > a new TLD issue. In this case based on review country by country, then
> > it will be upon each cc's to choose to have a .xxx.cc sTLD as opposed to
> > the global community's and ICANN board to decide on having a .xxx TLD.
> > Those countries that approve of a .xxx.cc sTLD and are an open registry,
> > they will probably accommodate the adult content web-masters who are
> > seeking a formal name space slot.
> > This in my opinion will address the issue of the domain at a national
> > level and take away the debate from the Global arena - since as varied
> > as the world is - the .xxx may not receive the desired global consensus
> > for approval.
> > Regards,
> > --
> > Michuki Mwangi
> > KENIC
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