@nivex I saw that. To be fair to them, they did point out that the block had never been used for amateur radio, but I'm not convinced by the US organisation that now has several million dollars.
They've already said they're only going to fund a specific type of US non-profit, so that means an international resource has been sold to benefit only US amateurs.
But alas, "If you're not a part of the solution, there's good money to be made in prolonging the problem." (https://despair.com/products/consulting)
Every last shred of IPv4 address space will probably be auctioned off to the highest bidder.
sadly virgin media, and every other domestic isp I've used, refuse to acknowledge v6 is even a thing.