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Re: German Tor Legal Fund
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> That's why I'd also prefer a name covering all facets of OR like
> 'Deutsche Anonymisierserver Initiative - DASI gegen Stasi', with
> equivalent shorthand expressions ('British [...] Anonymisation Server
> Initiative' = 'BASI') easy to adapt to areas of other languages.
<offtopic> (ignore at will)
Puh, although I get the pun I wouldn't like the Stasi-reference in the
After all, the Stasi was an organisation known to abduct and kill, and
to harass an entire nation.
Though we're just facing some enormous changes in privacy- and
security-policy no one in Germany can say that "it's as bad as it was
with the Stasi". If someone really thinks that way, I'd advice to get a
good textbook on history...
I have no problems to use references to the Stasi in a polemic context,
but to make it your whole slogan wouldn't be fair to the victims of the
And yes, that also applies to the Gestapo and all the other Godwin-like
We're just in the phase of making up the articles of the organisation.
The preliminary name for the organisation is "Privacy Legal Fund (Germany)".
> Kind regards
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