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Subject: Re: [Hangout - NYLXS] GNU Kind Communication Guidelines versus
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> harder than usual to understand the other sides argument and state of
There is no two side to every argument. There is wrong and right. RMS
is not guilty of these slanderous accusation, and neither is GNU, and
there is ZERO daylight on this.
> We want GNU to succeed, and out live all of us, but since RMS founded
> this project, and has lead it for 35+ years, it is his decision as to
> what the future of the project will be. It would be quite unwise to
> dismiss because you disagree on some unrelated topic...
> Keep in mind that *we* have to justify to our friends and colleagues
> why we support, through our paid and unpaid work, a project that
> refuses to distance itself from a leader who has bizarre notions about
> consent. This is the reality for us.
> Since one is not related to the other, that shouldn't be hard to
> justify: I support the GNU project because I want a free operating
> system, what personal opinions people have is theirs to have. You can
> easily distance yourself from someones opinion.
> But can we please stop raising peoples private opinions that are
> unrelated to either free software, or the GNU project on this list?
> If you want to discuss such topics, it is best done in person.
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