Re: [Wikimedia-l] Ombuds Commission - minor request for consistency in the name

2020-06-18 Thread Pete Forsyth
This is certainly a reasonable request, Fae, and I support it; there's no reason not to forge ahead with this request. However, for the benefit of anybody on this list who's not familiar, and just to ensure that this point is in the record: there's a more complex problem with the name of the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Ombuds Commission - minor request for consistency in the name

2020-06-18 Thread
Thanks for taking this forward James. It's reassuring to find out that at least the WMF board might take this suggestion of a style preference for gender-neutral language seriously. Fae On Thu, 18 Jun 2020 at 01:19, James Heilman wrote: > > Sounds perfectly reasonable in my opinion. Have

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Ombuds Commission - minor request for consistency in the name

2020-06-17 Thread James Heilman
Sounds perfectly reasonable in my opinion. Have started discussion here https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Talk:Ombudsman_commission J On Wed, Jun 10, 2020 at 11:15 AM Fæ wrote: > Dear WMF Board members, > > The Ombuds Commission acts on your behalf as part of the movements > governance