[UbuntuWomen] [ubuntu-marketing] UWN #51: "... and this evenincluded some wi
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Wed Aug 8 05:18:35 UTC 2007
I've been off sick for months, with a plan to come back to the
community in August, and what a week to start getting back involved.
I'd suggest that we talk to Jono Bacon, as his role is community
manager, and this is as much (or more) a community issue as it is a
corporate operations issue. He's been very insightful and good at
bringing reconciliation in the past. His blog says that he finishes
his vacation on Wednesday, UK time., so probably just a couple hours
after when this post is finished.
I know what it's like to come back from vacation, but if he hasn't
responded in a day or so, we should email the links to both
mailing-list threads to him.
On 8/7/07, Lucy <lucybridges at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 07/08/07, Jennifer Redman <jenred at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I've been lurking for a while, check the ubuntu-women forum every so often.
> > The biggest problem I have with this exchange is the response from the men
> > on the marketing list. Marketing by it's very nature requires that one
> > needs to be conciliatory and responsive to criticism from a representative
> > sample.
> This is very much a me too post, but I couldn't agree more. The
> phrasing in UWN was a mistake, which happened to offend some people
> (me included), but the way the marketing team appear to have handled
> it is appalling, when it could have been so simple. I'm all for taking
> the exchange to Canonical.
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