Today, FetLife.com announced they have been seeking to develop their group of administrators to manage news problems. Since IвЂ™ve had an excellent interactions that are many FetLifeвЂ™s news policies, we thought IвЂ™d toss my cap to the band with a software. My resume cover letter follows, accompanied by a content of FetLifeвЂ™s statement:
We am extremely excited to be trying to get a posture being a Media Caretaker (aka вЂњMedia BitchвЂќ) for FetLife.com.
You understand, i’ve devoted lots of time and power to investigating FetLife.comвЂ™s as iвЂ™m sure news storage space facilities. My inquiries have actually ranged from legalities to privacy problems inside your users. IвЂ™ve also contributed a few photos to FetLife that, despite having been prohibited and achieving my account summarily вЂњdeletedвЂќ for the greater element of per year, We note continue to be available on the websiteвЂ™s servers at the time of this writing. As an example:
Also, i will be intimately knowledgeable about your procedure for issuing Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) takedown notices since you delivered me personally and my providers many such takedowns during the period of twelve months 2012. Furthermore, you efficiently admitted incorrect invocation of this DMCA by refusing to react to some of the appropriate counter-notices we sent and appear to have selected to ignore the problems i’ve been increasing for decades you a Cease and Desist letter for your potentially illegal actions after I sent.
As an example, once I circulated the FetLife Age/Sex/Location Re Re Re Search script that implements your usersвЂ™ many required function improvement, you delivered many DMCA takedown notices towards the different hosts associated with the script, and even though individuals much less famous for such work before I ever did as I am have released similar scripts months. Towards the most readily useful of my knowledge, these people were never delivered similar DMCA notices. We additionally cheerfully note each of my content you attempted to eliminate on the internet happens to be completely restored, along with copied times that are numerous various various solutions, effortlessly countering this censorship.
I’ve been able to perform all of this despite devoid of A internet that is reliable connection certainly having my
Internet protocol address obstructed by the technical group in a attempt that is ineffective stop the spread of rule We penned to export FetLife profile information, a simple user-centered data work you need to date declined to give you or focus on in your development efforts. By the real means, i will be still waiting on a reply towards the invoice I provided for you of these function improvements.
Because you declare that being truly a Media Caretaker additionally calls for trying to find copyright holdersвЂ™ and modelsвЂ™ contact info, we anticipate you to definitely be happy that We have an established history of discovering, though maybe not making general public, the appropriate identities of several those who make use of your solution, especially photographers. As one example, I became in a position to effortlessly determine BDSM professional professional professional professional photographer Lew RubensвЂ™ culturally appropriative picture within a few minutes of seeing it. Nevertheless, We have concentrated these efforts regarding the rape that is many and alleged sexual predators whom regular FetLife.com as element of protecting myself against physical and appropriate threats your user base have actually provided for me personally in reaction towards the launch of my device made to empower the numerous users whose postings youвЂ™ve censored, the FetLife Alleged Abusers Database motor (FAADE).
That you have recently hired Susan Wright while I am dismayed
that has been loudly criticized being a prominent rape apologist by many people people in your very own community, to become your Community Manager, We have an unparalleled capability to offer the work of people that are unsupportive of could work if in my opinion that it is within the typical good. That is evidenced to some extent by my continued help of ConsentCulture.com, a project run by individuals who label me personally вЂњan abuser,вЂќ and who’ve been instrumental in advocating for the termination of the censorship of intimate attack survivors.