[talk-au] Existing OSM precedent | Re: Aboriginal art sites

Rory McCann rory at technomancy.org
Wed Apr 3 08:38:20 UTC 2019


On 01/04/2019 12:27, Ian Sergeant wrote:
> is this form of censorship practised anywhere else in OSM - maybe for 
> other indigenous people - that we could copy their model?

I don't think "censorship" is a helpful term here.

But there has been a practice in OSM to *not* map certain things, such 
as private/non-publicized domestic violence shelters, or the nesting 
sites of endangered birds. So the same logic applies here I think.




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