On community responsibility
The web is a community to which I belong. It is my responsibility to help keep that community welcoming and open, therefore:
If I see an individual exhibiting sexism, racism, or bad behaviour online, at work, at a conference, or wherever: I will call that person on it. I will tell that person that I personally do not find their behaviour to be acceptable.
Wouldn’t it be nice if everyone did the same? Wouldn’t it be nice if you told everyone you too will do the same? Let’s stop allowing people to piss in our pool, shall we