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  • August 2018 Newsletter, Volume 127

    Published: Mon 10 Sep 2018 12:02PM EDT Comments: 5

    Congratulations to our newest Board members - Lex de Leon and Natalia Gruber were elected to the Board of Directors and will formally begin their term on October 1, 2018.


  • Five Things Megan Diane Said

    Published: Sun 09 Sep 2018 12:04PM EDT Comments: 1

    Every month or so the OTW will be doing a Q&A with one of its volunteers about their experiences in the organization. The posts express each volunteer's personal views and do not necessarily reflect the views of the OTW or constitute OTW policy. Today's post is with Megan Diane, who volunteers as a staffer in our Volunteers & Recruiting Committee.


  • Fight Fan-Unfriendly EU Legal Developments--Time to Act!

    Published: Sat 08 Sep 2018 10:42AM EDT Comments: 135

    Back in July, fans and allies helped convince the European Parliament to schedule a vote rather than automatically approving some fan-unfriendly proposals. Now it is time to act! The European Parliament will be voting on these proposals in a few days. The short version of "what can I do" is: Contact your MEP now. For the longer version, and a discussion of why these proposals matter to fans, read on!