Ciro Santilli
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by GitHub around Black Lives Matter, due to a possible ludicrous relationship with slavery of black people:
For the love of God, the word "master" is much more general than black slavery. If you are going to ban it, you might as well ban the word "evil".
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Several software projects followed the purge from their codebases, maybe GitHub followed someone else's lead, it's hard to say.
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The words "whitelist" and "blacklist" were also targeted.
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