[ubuntu-uk] Code of conduct (was For 'women' read 'newbs')

Pete Ryland pdr at pdr.cx
Tue Mar 20 17:16:08 GMT 2007

On 20/03/07, Chris Rowson <christopherrowson at gmail.com> wrote:
> Lets not descend into the madness of political correctness for the
> sake of proving a point. It's petty, pathetic and and devalues the
> rule set underpinning it.

Agreed, no harm may have been intended, but as soon as harm was done,
whether intentional or not, it is still harm, and as such this harms
our whole community.  I would usually be happy to just politely ignore
such jokes.  But on Ubuntu-related lists, we have a duty to make *all*
people feel welcome.


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