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

Michael Gratton mike at vee.net
Wed Apr 3 10:25:28 UTC 2019


On Wed, Apr 3, 2019 at 10:38, Rory McCann <rory at technomancy.org> wrote:
> 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.

Both points seconded.

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