Category: "Free Speech"

It's Easier to Grow a Pair Yourself Than to Try to Castrate Everyone Else

It seems - to me anyway - that one bloody nose early on would go a long way in inoculating children like this against a world of imaginary hurt and aggression later on. more »

Tolerance Doesn't End at My Accepting You.

If we want to thrive, we should be taking on a much bigger context, like maybe that I have something to learn from this person across from me. more »

Fascism: The Myth of a Kinder, Fairer America

Fascism: The Myth of a Kinder, Fairer America
And while both seem to celebrate their own righteousness, we all know that the truly righteous don't need to prove it to anyone. more »

They're not Snowflakes; They're Blockheads

They're not Snowflakes; They're Blockheads
unsplash-logoNina Strehl It's time to stop calling them snowflakes. It's time to call them what they really are, a bunch of blockheads. How do I define blockhead? Anyone past the age of three who still thinks the appropriate way to make his… more »

I Discriminate, and So Should You!

I Discriminate, and So Should You!
If we want true diversity, this includes diversity of thought. This includes thoughts that you or I might not like. The solution is to be okay with this. The solution is to believe that others might actually be willing to engage in a dialogue (even if it's a far-fetched idea). The solution is to understand that maybe your counterparty - especially in the world of politics - only wants a better world, just like you do. more »