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Re: sexism

From: Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 23 May 2012 00:55:09 +0200
Message-ID: <CAM=Pv=TkvELKiU-RV3HsgJk6yUz7=qmwDsLgHD37=-Ps2iS3MQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>
Cc: Amy van der Hiel <amy@w3.org>, www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>
No response means you accept the problems highlighted, discard, or are
acting upon them?

Cheers,
Danny.

On 13 May 2012 19:32, Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com> wrote:
> replying again. I wasn't very conscious when I posted first time.
>
> I've found Shelly to be a good canary in the mine, and gender issues
> do appear a lot.
>
> For the w3c, I'd suggest shifting someone into a role like "community
> liason" (bet that exists already). With the remit that if all the
> stuff is coming from male-white-north-europeans, there might be bad
> tracking. A statistician for heaven's sake, little fat guy from
> Shropshire.
>
> Right now Shelley's claims of boys-own networks do actually stand.
>
> Tim, Shelley was bothered that you didn't respond to her. Directors
> hat off, human hat on.
>
> Cheers,
> Danny.
>
> On 30 April 2012 18:33, Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org> wrote:
>> Danny,
>>
>> Any ideas about how to encourage and find good female leaders?
>>
>> Tim
>>
>>
>> On 2012-04 -30, at 17:22, Danny Ayers wrote:
>>
>>> I was talking to Shelley Powers this afternoon. She rants a lot
>>> against the WHAT-WG guys, submits patches, gets ignored. I did think
>>> she was right about the w3c being blokish. I've come to the the
>>> conclusion that the w3c should be girl-led.
>>>
>>> Just a suggestion.
>>>
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>>
>
>
>
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