Raoul, I have done everything in my power to do so. I do not work for TAD in any capacity so I cannot make any changes to what they do there. I am confident and hope that TAD's CEO will make the necessary changes there. As far as here on the site I will no longer be banning, handling direct disciplinary action, or being bad cop or good cop when it comes to handling problems on the site as that is now the responsibility of the admins whom have taken charge here and want me focusing on what I am good at, and that is setting up the future of the site and helping to promote those who do good things here. I have fully empowered the top admin team of Randis, Arshes, Black Spot and Aksel to head up the administration of the site, and will myself focus on improving things, and doing the best job I can. We are building a new moderator team, putting up a new and very clear forum rules system so everyone knows what they can and cannot do, and more...Lots of lessons have been learned and I am not above critique or approach. A lot of changes are needed here after I have been absent focusing on creating low cost education and scholarships and learning tools for the community and now that I am back, the admins are holding me accountable to be sure that the necessary changes are made. There are no "yes-men" or "yes-women" on the admin team and the admin speak for the community when they speak to me. And trust me...they speak their mind and have no fears about standing up for what is right. There are a lot of good things happening and sometimes it takes a good thump to reveal all the changes that need to be made. I have heard the call and am making the changes here to see that done. We are going to be doing some work for charity, and a contest which helps endangered species causes and more. We have begun re-organizing the site, cleaning up the old unused portions of the boards, and adding new tech and tools to make this place better. We have threads where folks can give input and get heard and the censoring is being removed. We have a lot of work to do. Best, JM
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