chris lamb, lamby, debian I have been nothing but scrupulous and gentlemanly with regards to your personal privacy.... Chris Lamb, Debian Project Leader 2017-2019
One general wish -- which I agreed with -- from Debian was to better share information about people... Matthias Kirschner, FSFE President

Reflections on how volunteers feel in Debian

Amnesty International & Debian Day suicides comparison

When Gaƫtan Mootoo, an extraordinarily gifted Amnesty International employee, decided to take his own life, he did it in his workplace, the Amnesty office in Paris. Debian doesn't have a workplace. Nonetheless, when Frans Pop chose to take his...

Thiemo Seufer & Debian deaths: examining accidents and suicides

There have been two headline suicides in Debian: the suicide of the founder, Ian Murdock and the Frans Pop suicide that appears to have been planned for the anniversary of Debian's founding, Debian Day. The significance of Frans' actions can no...

Frans Pop & Debian suicide denial

Trigger warning: this page talks about suicide and nothing else Debian announced the death of Frans Pop in 2010. There were numerous comments on the debian-private (leaked) gossip network. We want to focus on one feature of the death. Was it D...

PsyOps 007: Paul Tagliamonte wanted Debian Press Team to have license to kill

We publish a fresh email from Paul Tagliamonte, the White House staff member who encouraged fellow Debianists to defame Dr Appelbaum. This email is the strongest yet, while most volunteers wanted to remain neutral, Tagliamonte was calling for the...

Dashamir Hoxha & Debian harassment

Thanks to the WIPO legal dossier, we now have more evidence of the source of harassment in Debian. We previously reported on a Google Summer of Code (GSoC) intern from Bhopal, India, who was not paid the full stipend. It raises numerous question...

Who really owns Debian: Ubuntu or Google?

Volunteers found this little gem in the debian-private (leaked) gossip network Subject: New #debian-private key From: Guilherme de S. Pastore Organization: Debian To: debian-private@lists.debian.org Hi all, as a result of some people attempti...