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We are upset that CS has become a for-profit corporation

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NEW PETITION (FALL 2012)!
http://www.avaaz.org/en/petition/For_a_strong_Community_behind_CouchSurfing



We are here to show our disagreement with CS turning into a B-corp: http://www.couchsurfing.org/news/article/144 and support any initiative to get CouchSurfing strategic team establishing actions to move back to non-profit organization.

We had wonderful experiences with Couch Surfing, we absolutely LOVE CS and there will never be enough thanks to everyone: volunteers, CS employees, every member who worked on the idea during years and years.
CS was born as a community, built and strengthened by many volunteers spirited members and now turned into a corporation.

Joining that group means that you are supporting this initiative!

We want the source code written until now by volunteers and the database to be released!


Members: 5233
Members in Sub-Groups: 54
Posts: 8522
Created: Aug 26, 2011
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Members

NameJoined
Ronny Junnilainen Ronny Junnilainen moderator Non-profiting couch surfer 08/26/2011
joonbusajoonbusa moderator i dont like what he's doing 08/27/2011
Davide Dante Del Vecchio Davide Dante Del Vecchio moderator 08/26/2011
Milan  Milan Extremely dissapointed and bittered because of for-profit transition 09/14/2012
Benoit CoumontBenoit Coumont Because it's not the world I would like. 07/30/2012
RML89RML89 09/05/2011
David HahnDavid Hahn 04/06/2014

Sub-Groups

  NameMemPost
Actions for transformation of CS-B-Corporation to a donation-driven non-profit .org71
Designing a decentralized trust and reputation system4761

Polls

  Title By Replies Date
Poll: SIGN THE PETITION : http://bit.ly/RShxb7RMJ64  09/22/2016
Poll: I want you for the troll army to destroy C$User Deleted6  06/08/2013
Poll: Do you think we should take legal action and open a Case against CaseyCOUCHSURFING_IS_SOLDOUT487  12/31/2012
Poll: Where are you leaving ?PIREM284  12/09/2011
Poll: Do you want CS becoming a B (Benefit) corporation?BUONGIORNO_NOTTE547  09/30/2011

Group Posts

  Title By Replies Date
Flagged postsModerator 18  06/01/2013
profile removed from our system permanently.!!!BEATNICKGR6  10/30/2012
SPAM THE VOUCHING SYSTEMSTEPHANEFR12  10/26/2012
help with privacy....SILVIACAVA4  10/25/2012
On Privacy, Why Is the EU So Different from the US?BRUCOPELOSO9  10/24/2012
I'm against CS becoming a for-profit corporationEVANS OCHIENG15  10/24/2012
interesting articleBritta F1  10/21/2012
Couchsurfing catching on a stormBRUCOPELOSO-  10/18/2012
Answer from Austrian data protection committeeAlexandra Hoefen11  10/18/2012
New ToU and Privacy Policy as of 10/10/2012POLYGLOT19  10/17/2012
EU Data Protection authorities publish their common findings on Google Privacy PolicyPOLYGLOT-  10/16/2012
A very interesting post !BALTASAR GRACIAN-  10/14/2012
About solidaritySTEPHANEFR1  10/13/2012
EU Privacy LawsRICMULLEN1  10/12/2012
Bewelcome.org sounds good :)Sami T3  10/10/2012
Yet another idea to protect your profile contentBRUCOPELOSO2  10/09/2012
How can I hear about this just now ?Sami T5  10/07/2012
Another approach to protecting your content and privacyPOLYGLOT7  10/07/2012
Time to sign the ToU petitionPOLYGLOT4  10/07/2012