As you know, we’ve asked a simple question to Victoria Strauss and the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA): Show your evidence that American Book Publishing “has been the focus of at least one police investigation.”
Points to consider:
- We have researched every conceivable law enforcement agency in the State of Utah, where American Book Publishing resides.
- There has been no reply by either Victoria Strauss or the SFWA.
- There have been no proofs offered by either Victoria Strauss or the SFWA.
- Neither Victoria Strauss nor the SFWA has posted evidence in support of their claim.
- We have been attacked, personally, in an attempt to cloud the issue by the SFWA and Victoria Strauss supporters. Neither has presented evidence in support of the “investigation.”
- We have been called names and attacked by Victoria Strauss and the Victoria Strauss loyalists.
- Victoria Strauss loyalists have flooded the internet with posts, unrelated to our question, to discredit our inquiry.
- Did Victoria Strauss try to get on their payroll at American Book Publishing as contract administrator?
- Has Victoria Strauss followed up on a threat to post a false report because American Book Publishing refused to retain her as a contract administrator?
- Has Victoria Strauss lied?
- Is the SFWA supporting and purpetuating Victoria Strauss’ lie?
- What is Victoria Strauss’ hidden agenda?
- If you had proofs, wouldn’t you post them?
You decide. Is this sandbagging at its best? Word of warning; don’t trust everything that you read by Victoria Strauss or the SFWA. Always question the purported watchdogs (Victoria Strauss, James D. MacDonald & Ann Crispin). There’s something seriously wrong with this allegation against American Book Publishing. A reasonable man/woman could only conclude that this claim is a fabrication by Victoria Strauss and that it is being supported by the SFWA.
It’s simple . . . answer the question Victoria Strauss . . . if you don’t you leave 1000’s of authors speculating about your credibility as a “watchdog.” Your silence only leads a reasonable man/woman to conclude that you are a liar with a hidden agenda.
ALERT: (Posted 10/24/11) American Book Publishing: No Case, No Criminal Contact & No Legal Action Taken
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