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[–]magnora7 6 insightful - 1 fun6 insightful - 0 fun7 insightful - 1 fun -  (3 children)

Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Reddit, are all complete jokes at this point. Anyone still using them and expecting any modicum of free speech is kidding themselves.

But also on another point, just because someone who speaks the truth is hated, doesn't mean someone who is hated is automatically speaking the truth.

[–]useless_aether[S] 5 insightful - 2 fun5 insightful - 1 fun6 insightful - 2 fun -  (1 child)

hate itself is the main problem, there is too much of it. its the mental equivalent of zero tolerance in politics. the 'you are either with us or against us' and the 'ends justify the means' principles.

[–]magnora7 2 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

I agree, we could also call it 'tribalism' and be accurate as well I think

[–]Snow 2 insightful - 2 fun2 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 2 fun -  (0 children)

hate itself is the main problem, there is too much of it. its the mental equivalent of zero tolerance in politics. the 'you are either with us or against us' and the 'ends justify the means' principles.

But you are using Reddit...

[–]dcjogger 5 insightful - 2 fun5 insightful - 1 fun6 insightful - 2 fun -  (1 child)

When your country is collapsing, the most important thing to do is to attack the messenger.

[–]JasonCarswell 1 insightful - 4 fun1 insightful - 3 fun2 insightful - 4 fun -  (0 children)

(non sexually)

[–]Snow 2 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

Oh, I like this cartoon.

[–]wizzwizz4 1 insightful - 2 fun1 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 2 fun -  (0 children)

That Plato quotation obviously predates Hitler.