[hackerspaces] Safe Space Policies?

Volatile Compound volatilecompound at gmail.com
Sun Jan 26 20:28:46 CET 2014

On 1/26/14, 11:19 AM, Walter van Holst wrote:
> On 26/01/2014 20:00, Don Ankney wrote:
>> There may be a larger criticism here than misandry ‹ it also points out
>> the difficulty of modifying language use. If the goal really is to create
>> a space that openly welcoming of all groups, then it has to be openly
>> welcoming on *all* groups, disenfranchised or not.
> It is not unreasonable to accomodate disenfranchised groups more than
> groups that are not.

So what you're saying is that in order to un-disenfranchise one group, 
you're intending to disenfranchise another.

The 'be excellent to each other' suggestion is sounding like a better 
route to take.

- skroo.

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