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Allowlist, not whitelist. Blocklist, not blacklist. Goodbye, wtf. Microsoft scans Chromium code, lops off offensive words

razorfishsl

Yep... becasue as soon as someone says "black-list", I immediately think about water melon Fried chicken and wood piles....

Words only have the meaning we give them..., if we want them to be racist they will be racist...., this is just controlled speech via the back door...

This is the danger of allowing companies like m$ into opensource projects...... because they bring ALL their political baggage with them...

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