[Hpr] Harassment on HPR

jason jason.s.dodd at gmail.com
Mon Dec 16 03:21:29 PST 2019

I've the same question.

On 12/16/19 5:06 AM, Klaatu wrote:
> I agree with the proposed patch.
> Do we have more information about the harrassment that took (or is taking?) place? I don't mean names or anything specific,  just wondering what we're dealing with. Mean comments? Threatening emails? What level are we at here?
> If discussing it publically would betray confidence, then disregard my question.
> On 15 December 2019 1:56:54 AM NZDT, Ken Fallon <ken at fallon.ie> wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I have had disturbing reports that multiple hosts have been harassed
>> after posting shows to HPR. After further investigation I have no
>> reason
>> to doubt that these reports are anything but genuine.
>> This has been a bit of a shock to me, as HPR has always seemed like a
>> well-regulated community. I for one don't condone harassment or
>> offensive behavior especially against people who have made the effort
>> to
>> contribute to the network. I believe that this is the view of the HPR
>> Community in general, but I would like confirmation.
>> Therefore I formally propose the following policy change.
>> Modify http://hackerpublicradio.org/about.php#free_culture as follows:
>> < Hacker Public Radio is dedicated to sharing knowledge
>> ---
>>> Hacker Public Radio is dedicated to sharing knowledge in a welcoming
>> community that offers positive feedback and encourages respectful
>> debate.
>> I would appreciate your active response on this issue.

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