privacytools.io, nb erasure/bullying
I essentially just got bullied out of the @privacytools Matrix channel for - wait for it - having my pronouns in my display name.
And for linking to the code of conduct in response to someone who said that explicit pronouns weren't needed before people decided it was politically correct to make up gender, which is apparently now a minefield.
The ironic thing about being bullied out of this space is that I actually am employed in this sector 😆
The other thing I'd like to point out is that @privacytools *has* a Code of Conduct for their matrix room: https://github.com/privacytoolsIO/.github/blob/master/CODE_OF_CONDUCT.md
I got shouted at by others for linking to it and pointing out that this counts as intolerance. Mod didn't seem to have anything to say about that either way.
There is *NO POINT* to having a code of conduct if you're not going to enforce it. It just gives people a false sense of security.
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