Terms of Use

General

This website aims to be an envi­ron­ment that fosters and encour­ages the respectful and produc­tive exchange of ideas. This site is not affil­i­ated to or bound to any move­ment, orga­ni­za­tion or other external entity. Everyone is welcome to enjoy the content on the site and to partic­i­pate in the discus­sion in a way that upholds the philos­ophy of this site and that is in line with the prin­ciple of humanity and common decency that is some­times iden­ti­fied as the “golden rule”: conduct your­self towards others as you would have them behave towards you.

Privacy

This site does not share any personal infor­ma­tion about visi­tors to the site with third parties, nor does the site owner store data collected during your visit to this site for any use other than to analyze content perfor­mance through the minimal use of trackers and/​or cookies. You can turn off the use of cookies on this and other sites at any time by modi­fying your internet browser’s settings.

The site owner is not respon­sible for the repub­lishing of the content found on this blog on other websites or media without our permis­sion.

Intellectual Property

The mate­rials used and displayed on this site—including but not limited to text, soft­ware, photographs, graphics, illus­tra­tions and artwork, video, music and sound, and names, logos, trade­marks and service marks—are the prop­erty of the site owner, unless other­wise spec­i­fied, and are protected by copy­right, trade­mark and other laws. Any such content may be used solely for your personal, non-commer­cial use.

Site users agree not to modify, repro­duce, retransmit, distribute, dissem­i­nate, sell, publish, broad­cast or circu­late any such mate­rial without the prior written permis­sion of the site owner. The site owner grants users a personal, non-exclu­sive, non-trans­fer­able, revo­cable license to use the site and any mate­rials on the site for non-commer­cial purposes, subject to these Terms of Use.

The site owner will make every effort to iden­tify any mate­rial used on this site that is copy­righted else­where, and to provide links or refer­ences to the rele­vant intel­lec­tual prop­erty owners.

Comments

Comments are welcomed and encour­aged on this site. There are, however, some instances where comments may be edited or deleted:

  1. Comments deemed to be spam or of a ques­tion­able nature will be deleted.
  2. It is permitted to include a link to rele­vant external content, but all comments should be rele­vant to the post topic.
  3. Comments including profanity, insults, vulgar language or other content that could be deemed offen­sive or irrel­e­vant, including commer­cial links, will be deleted.
  4. Comments that attack a person indi­vid­u­ally will be edited or deleted.

The owner of this blog reserves the right to edit or delete any comments submitted to this blog without notice.

Disclaimer

The content presented on this blog is provided for infor­ma­tional purposes only, on an “as is” basis at the user’s sole risk. The owner of this blog makes no repre­sen­ta­tions as to the accu­racy, quality or complete­ness of any infor­ma­tion on this site or found by following any link on this site. The owner will not be respon­sible or liable for any errors, omis­sions or inac­cu­ra­cies in this infor­ma­tion, nor for any user’s reliance on this infor­ma­tion, nor for any losses, injuries or damages from the display or use of this infor­ma­tion. The user is solely respon­sible for veri­fying the infor­ma­tion as being appro­priate for his or her personal use.

Changes

All of the above Terms of Use are subject to change at any time. The site owner reserves the right, at his sole discre­tion, to modify or replace these Terms of Use without notice.

If you have any ques­tions about these Terms of Use, please contact the site owner.

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This page was last updated on: 3 March 2017.

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