One general wish -- which I agreed with -- from Debian was to better share information about people... Matthias Kirschner, FSFE President

The Fellowship became independent from FSFE in 2018. Our last elected representative helped us fork the mailing list so you can choose to continue in the Fellowship list or use the FSFE's new Supporter list or both. Under the GDPR, FSFE can't force Fellows to join the Supporter program without consent.

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Justin Flory, UNICEF & Red Hat's Jeffrey Epstein moment

Justin Flory, a UNICEF employee affiliated with Red Hat, has recently commenced living in Tirana, Albania, as noted on his blog. He originally stated the location on his blog and it is captured by Archive.org, the Way Back Machine from July up to October 2021. On 11 October 2021, the UN's International Day of the Girl Child, Fellowship published evidence of underage girls in the Tirana hackerspace. Flory has removed references to Tirana and Albania from the page, it is missing from the liv...

OSCAL, Open Labs, Mozilla & grooming women for Outreachy

Monday, 11 October is the UN's International Day for the Girl Child. The definition of Girl Child varies from country to country. In the law of Albania, the age of consent can be as low as 14 if you can convince (bribe) a judge that a 14 year old girl has achieved sexual maturity. Legal text. What does it look like when children aged 16 and 17 make software for big corporations to use? Today we find out Here is a team photo from Ura Design, one of the Albanian companies using the hacker...

Google, FSFE & Child labor

FSFE, one of Google's mouthpieces in the free software world, has announced a dubious competition called Youth Hacking 4 Freedom. The target audience is between 14 and 18 years of age. Participants compete by working for free. There are numerous cases where people completed work for Google Summer of Code and they were not paid yet the rules for YH4F are even worse and the victims are younger. Google Code-In was a similar program targetting teenagers between 13 and 17 years. Google gave t...

Taliban, the Free and Open Source Software Community Team of Afghanistan

One of the ironies of the Taliban's victory in Afghanistan is that they are willing to forgive and assimilate soldiers who fought against them but they want to torture and kill those who criticized them. In other words, the Taliban are much like the Community Team in a free software organization. We've seen Debian, Fedora, Mozilla and FSFE all enacting retribution against volunteers who ask basic questions about their finances and quest for Outreachy girlfriends. There is nothing funny abo...

100 years of Hitler & psychological experiments on volunteers

On 29 July 1921, Adolf Hitler became F├╝hrer of the Nazi Party. He didn't like the title President. To mark this unpleasant anniversary, we will focus on psychological torture. Hitler's death camps had established orchestras of Jews. They were ordered to play upbeat music as their family members marched past them into the gas chambers. Those who play brass and wind instruments, trumpets and flutes, were inhaling air tainted with the burnt flesh of their family members but they were not al...

Matthias Kirschner & FSFE People Trafficking, coercion of volunteers

Bounties have recently been offered for evidence of defamation and other malicious actions from the management of free software communities. This incredible picture comes from Albania. Matthias Kirschner, FSFE President took controversial paternity leave in March and April 2018 while volunteers were doing most of the work without pay. These are facts. Upon his return, he immediately left his wife Kristina to change the nappies and went back out to another OSCAL conference in Tirana, Alban...