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Re: Remove fortune quotes attributed to or providing admiration of Adolf Hitler [pr bin/52735]
From: Jaromír Doleček
I very strongly object to against anything appeasing any SJW or PC trolls,
and I'm against removing those quotes.
Took this thread long enough to play "those evul Ess Jay DoubleUs" card.
Good hint that I can ignore the rest, but in any case. Any time I see
someone use "SJW", which has completely lost its original meaning, I
substitute with: "Nobody would be willing to make accommodations for me if I
were truly hurt or offended by something, so why should I make
accommodations for others?" Ditto with the person who _very_ helpfully told
Maya to "grow some balls".
History needs to be remembered, and learnt from. Facts need to be told and
Great, do it in a freakin museum or a history textbook, not within the data
files of a Unix program.
It is a great threat to our modern society that certain groups of people
today are so intent on silencing dissent or unconfortable voices.
People don't live in a vacuum. Having good technical or orator skills does
not insulate someone from criticism for abhorrent views.
And Hitler's actions in life especially cannot be written off as a
difference in opinion, dissent, or otherwise up for debate. The
implications of his quotes matter. And if you agree w/ that, see previous
William D. Jones
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