Linux developers threaten to pull “kill switch”

ESR: "threat has teeth." Most of the internet could be affected as some Linux devs threaten to rescind code in response to CoC controversy.

This article by swack covers the recent events that happened in Linux community.

It may seem that something happening in Linux community can't really be important for the wide audience of non-programmers, yet in reality it affects all of us Internet users since nearly 70% of the Internet is running Linux kernel. This is an interesting case of social issues affecting rather asocial (if not anti-social) people like Linux devs.