Ring criteria

Anitra Again (anitra@speakeasy.org)
Sat, 13 Dec 1997 01:09:46 -0800 (PST)

I just realized I never snt this here!  These are the criteria I
worked out for membership in the empowerment-site webring.  Any

You have a website that promotes and aids a group of people that
have been marginalized.

Your programs involve material action, not just talk.  Encouraging
dialogue is good, but there have to be tangible results too.

Members of the group you are assisting have a significant voice in
the development and management of the programs assisting them.

The group served contributes 50% or more of the content of the

In addition, we really like to see sites that are developed and/or
administered by a member of the group served by the site, and evidence
of skills transfer -- new people learning the work of the program, and
not the same people doing the same things all the time.
There is no truth that cannot be turned into a lie if you just :: 
take it seriously enough. ~~ There is no lie that won't become :: 
more dangerous if you just take it a little more seriously. ~~ :: 
			  ~~ WRITE ON! ~~ Anitra L. Freeman ~~ ::
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