Subject: Re: [boost] [OFF] Inclusive language (Was: [review][beast] Review of Beast starts today : July 1 - July 10)
From: VinÃcius dos Santos Oliveira (vini.ipsmaker_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-07-21 17:01:32
2017-07-19 13:55 GMT+02:00 Paul A. Bristow via Boost <boost_at_[hidden]>
> But, for the record, aggressive insistence on so-called 'non-inclusive
> language' is also very offensive to me.
This is a solution good enough for me.
Boost is, and should continue to be, entirely inclusive, gender-blind and,
> most of all, tolerant .
If tolerance is an end (and not a means), why label âaggressive insistence
on so-called...â as offensive? Offensive doesn't matter if you're going to
tolerate everything. Tolerance is a means, not an end.
Particularly, I don't care on âtoleranceâ fairy tales. Just let everyone
raise their opinions. As long as censorship to âimproper languageâ isn't
enforced the place hasn't fallen into irreversible shit.
-- VinÃcius dos Santos Oliveira https://vinipsmaker.github.io/