[AfrICANN-discuss] Some inspirational reading on IG issues

Mawaki Chango kichango at gmail.com
Tue Aug 27 17:24:37 SAST 2013

Hi McTim,

Then there are still a whole host of policy questions that are of global
scope (unlike the RIRs) and not necessarily focusing on technical standards
and protocol specs (like IETF). I guess it comes as no surprise to anyone
that those issues are precisely the most contentious.



On Tue, Aug 27, 2013 at 2:04 PM, McTim <dogwallah at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Mawaki,
> On Tue, Aug 27, 2013 at 8:33 AM, Mawaki Chango <kichango at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I was about to read the piece and then I saw McTim's response... [sigh]
> >
> > Is there any outlet left in the IG landscape that is not biased, any
> > party/stakeholder that can be regarded as telling it just like it is, at
> any
> > time? Because, really, time is these days the most precious resource
> > (although it has always been so but maybe less scarce for us to worry
> about
> > it that much as we might today.) The politicizing of IG issues is
> becoming
> > sickening. Soon, we'll be performing just as efficiently as the US
> Congress
> > -- except that it'll be worse, since we don't even have one body we ALL
> > recognize as the legitimate place where everybody feels their
> contribution
> > is given equal weight as to any other party's.
> I would say that AFRINIC (and the other RIRs) are that place at the
> moment, as well as the IETF.
> These are meritocracies, where the best ideas win!
> Regards,
> McTim
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