Re: Debian's status as a legal entity and how it could effect a potential defense.
Bruce Perens <email@example.com> writes:
> 8. Obscenity and Harassment: GW computing systems and services may
> not be used in an obscene, harassing or otherwise improper manner.
> GW computing systems and services shall not be used in a manner that
> discriminates against another individual on any basis protected by
> federal or local law. This provision explicitly prohibits any
> behavior that is intended to or has the effect of creating an
> intimidating, hostile, or offensive environment because of an
> individual's sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age,
> pregnancy, sexual orientation, disability, or other factors
> protected by law.
And you have evidence that the inclusion of such an image in a bulk
archive, which is present in a merely passive manner, runs afoul of
It seems to me that a hostile workplace is not created by the presence
of an archive or a single image in that archive.
But if you have a legal opinion to offer on this question, I would be
glad to hear it.