interest in NPO registration? facts? has this been discussed b4?

Russell McOrmond russell at
Tue Dec 5 14:08:08 UTC 2006

On Sat, 2 Dec 2006, C. Martens wrote:

> I'd hesitate in going the other route, that of becoming a registered 
> charity, as the new government has placed some onerous restrictions on 
> the advocacy activities allowed for charities,

   What type of political advocacy do you envision doing?

   I hope that you'll partner with CLUE.  While CLUE has a mandate larger 
than LUGs or the more specific Ubuntu community, we are obviously doing 
work that would be important for these communities to support.

BTW: I presented new CLUE copyright policy summary to Canadian Heritage 
last friday.  Check out

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