@tuxcrafting the nim community was being nasty to a trans contributor, and when she asked them to revert her comments they went all techbro about it, misgendering her in their irc and making accounts on mastodon for the sole purpose of harassing her

and then they deleted/edited some stuff on the github issue where a lot of it went down, which is super shady to say the least

@guus I like the language, still gonna use it oneday. Fuck the inidviduals resposible though.

@guus @tuxcrafting The nim IRC started being *incredibly* transphobic to a developer. The developer asked to have their (I don't recall actual pronouns) commit removed. And then the nim team got really awful.

#DeathToNim

@silverwizard
Doesn't seem like something they would do. Got any links?

@silverwizard @vegai It's mostly the IRC comments, and the github comments were deleted by nim, sorry
Sign in to participate in the conversation
LGBTQIA+ Tech Mastodon

*Due to increased bot signup, manual approval is temporarily required. Please write some applicable request text on signup.*

This Mastodon instance is for tech workers, academics, students, and others interested in tech who are LGBTQIA+ or Allies.

We have a code of conduct that we adhere to. We try to be proactive in handling moderation, and respond to reports.

We're not a free speech absolutist, and there are instances available for that. We're not interested in Nazis, TERFS, or hate speech of any sort, which we will define at our sole discretion as moderators.

This instance is meant to be a friendly, welcoming space to all who are willing to reciprocate in helping to create that environment.

This instance is funded in part by Patreon donations.