LWVBN Discussion Group: lwvbn-discuss
Join the Conversation
Is there an article, book, TV program, or web site you'd like to recommend? Did you go
to a public hearing or event that sheds light on an issue that you want to share? Would
you like to solicit the opinions of other members on news or current events? Tell other
League members about it by subscribing to LWVBN's new on-line discussion group,
The League of Women Voters of Buffalo Niagara inaugurated an on-line discussion
group (listserv) to give members a way to exchange ideas, information, opinions,
resources, and experience relating to LWV issues and activities. The discussion group
is private. Only LWVBN members will be invited to join and only they will be able to read
the messages. Since this is a private discussion, subscribers don't need to "speak with
one voice." Opinions may be freely expressed, but all messages must be signed with
the first and last name of the author. Be sure to read the Guidelines!
Here is how it works:
Sign up using the Google Groups form at the top of this page or send email to Kris Allen,
requesting to join.
Or if you have a Google account, go to the lwvbn-discuss web site and ask to join
http://groups.google.com/group/lwvbn-discuss). You will receive an email
invitation to which you must respond.
Once you have joined, you will receive an e-mail whenever someone posts to the
If you have a Google account, you can choose how you will receive e-mails from the
discussion group by going to the web site. You can elect to:
- Receive a digest once a day with all messages for one day included.
- Receive one e-mail a day that gives an abstract of the day's messages.
- Receive no e-mail. You can go to the web site to view the messages at your
You can withdraw from the discussion group whenever you want by going to the
lwvbn-discuss web site or by clicking the unsubscribe link that is at the bottom of
every message you receive.
Guidelines for the LWVBN Online Discussion: lwvbn-discuss
The listserv is private. Only members of LWVBN will be invited to join and only they will be able to
read the postings.
Opinions may be freely expressed. Since this is a private discussion, subscribers don't need to "speak
with one voice."
All posts must be signed with the first and last name of the author.
Personal attacks, threats, and profanity are unacceptable.
Posting the complete text of copyrighted material without permission of the copyright owner is not
allowed. Material from copyrighted publications can be shared by posting a web link and brief
description of the material. It is acceptable to post brief quotations from copyrighted materials for
educational purposes or for purposes of criticism.
Posting junk e-mail such as chain letters and ads for services or products is not allowed.
Private messages should not be forwarded to the listserv without written permission from the original
LWVBN is not responsible for the opinions and information posted by listserv subscribers. Each
subscriber bears sole responsibility and liability for the content of her/his postings.
LWVBN does not actively monitor the listserv for inappropriate postings. If an inappropriate posting is
brought to the LWVBN's attention, the administrator reserves the right to remove the posting.
LWVBN reserves the right to terminate access to any subscriber who does not abide by these guidelines.