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Re: Free Software and the New Sexism

From: DJ Delorie
Subject: Re: Free Software and the New Sexism
Date: Sun, 27 Aug 2023 13:31:21 -0400

"Alfred M. Szmidt" <> writes:
> Free software as such cannot be sexist, but that you do not wish to
> partake in communities where who you are is imaterial, to the point
> where you do not wish to spread the message that computer rights
> matters is sad.  Hopefully you will reconsider, and fight for both
> your right and other peoples rights to use a computer -- irrespective
> of what other values or opinions you hold.

I'm going to agree with Alfred on this one.  Free Software is about
making software free for *everyone*, and that includes all the "evil"
people in the world.  FS is not about making you friends.

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