Assuming RMS hasn't gone and harassed anyone:
Wouldn't it be better if people put their strengths together instead of taking advantage of other's weaknesses?
I often find Stallman's approach off-putting. I'd like to see more empathy and problem solving than purist elitism.
An empathetic problem solver could prove themselves by brining new people in and encouraging effective, compassionate culture.
Kicking a man off his life's work feels like backbiting politics. Don't need more of that.
There are many other stories but they are not mine to tell.
I do think the statement "assuming RMS hasn't gone and harassed anyone" is pretty big leap of faith given that a lot of his public writing would be considered harassment in many professional contexts.
This Mastodon instance is for people interested in technology. Discussions aren't limited to technology, because tech folks shouldn't be limited to technology either!