Penguin: Should Open Source Be Ethical? #GoogleGestapo Alert

Commerce, Ethics, Software

Should open source be ethical?

At present, software licenses that prohibit socially harmful or unethical uses cannot be considered open source. Should we change that?

Phi Beta Iota: ALERT. This is code for #GoogleGestapo deplatforming anyone they don’t agree with — as with the licenses  that were cancelled on the Immigation and Customs Enforcement (ICE) because a liberal owner of the software disagreed with government doing its job.

See Also:

Penguin: Major Open Source Project Revokes Access to Companies That Work with ICE