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Re: Debian, lists and discrimination

On Sat, Aug 07, 2004 at 09:37:40PM +1000, Matthew Palmer wrote:
Don't assume there are stairs preventing the wheel-chaired person from
getting onto the basketball court; SHOW THEM to us.  The fact that few
wheel-chaired people are into playing basketball with normal people

Talk about language shaping perception...

doesn't mean that the gymnasium is discriminating against them.

What about if you've got two gyms, one which has a number of
wheelchair-basketball players, and one that has none.  Would you perhaps
wonder why one of those gyms had a different representation?

No, I wouldn't wonder.  It is a fact of nature that birds of a feather
flock together.  Forcing different kinds together mostly leads to
conflict and inefficiency.


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