Author Guidelines

The Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound Greens Author Guidelines

The Bruce Grey Owen Sound Greens Website is a place where members may submit articles or comments in accordance with the guidelines below.  Please keep comments clean and respectful. We reserve the right to remove any content that does not meet the guidelines noted below or that is believed to be inappropriate in the opinion of the Bruce Grey Owen Sound Greens.

Posts and comments that are not acceptable:

Provides the personal information of individuals.
-Promotes, perpetuates or fosters discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, nationality, physical or mental disability or sexual orientation.
-Is profane or abusive.
-Is sexually explicit or link to content that is sexually explicit.
-Conducts or encourages illegal activity.
-Promotion of a private business, unrelated to a specific green event.
-May tend to compromise the safety or security of the public
-Personal attacks on individuals or specific groups.

We encourage members to provide original articles with content related to the Bruce Grey area but we are open to a wide range of opinion and information from the Provincial and Federal level. Such content should be balanced and preferably of a positive nature, critiques of government or opposition policies or actions should not attack individuals but suggest alternative policies.

If you quote from an article found elsewhere on the internet provide a link to the original article and include proper attribution. Do not quote extensively from copyrighted material. External links should be kept to a minimum and should relevant to the topic you are writing about.

Links to commercial sites selling or promoting goods or services are prohibited unless expressly approved by the editors.

All posts will be published under you real name, nom-de-plumes will not be permitted.

Members wishing to submit articles for the front page are encouraged to contact us and request Contributor or Author status to enable them to submit their articles directly to our website. They may however also submit articles as indicated below.

Are you a local Green supporter but not a member and would like to submit an article for consideration? Whilst we would encourage you to join either the GPC or the GPO and thus be able to post here you may submit articles via email to contact@bgosgreens.ca . We cannot undertake to publish or to further contact you in regard to any such submission.

 

 

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