On Mar 10, 2016 07:19, "Erik Moeller" <eloque...@gmail.com> wrote: > > 2016-03-09 16:56 GMT-08:00 Pete Forsyth <petefors...@gmail.com>: > > > I feel this message can provide important insight into the dynamics > > surrounding James H.'s dismissal, and various people have expressed > > interest in seeing it, so I'm forwarding it to the list. (For what it's > > worth, I did check with James H.; he had no objection to my sharing it.) > > Pete, regardless of Jimmy's words in this email, like others, I fail > to see how it's okay to share a private email to this list. I can > think of a few instances where this might be ethically defensible -- > like actual fraud being committed -- but this is not one of them. It's > totally fair for people to ask Jimmy to clear the air on stuff > himself, but this crosses the line, at least from my point of view. > > This comes down to giving a person you're corresponding with an > honest, open channel by which they can apologize, clarify, and make > things right. By violating that private channel you're making it > implicitly impossible to have that kind of conversation.
I share this opinion. Rupert _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>