“It’s a strange kind of oppression in which silenced dissidents keep getting book deals, op-eds, sold-out speaking tours, lucrative Patreons, millions of YouTube views, and sympathetic profiles in the world’s leading newspapers. How much more attention do they want? How much freer can speech be?”
Pretty Loud For Being So Silenced
@swirlz Jen stans sound off
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Learning that the entire TERF movement arose quite likely from a cis lesbian being broken up with by a trans lesbian.
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it's been said a million times before in a million different ways, but just so we're clear where i'm at, if you have a problem with software shipping without the capability to fraternize with nazis, i'm going to go ahead and assume you're a nazi
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"it affects free speech and is censorship!"
"ok so do you want to be buddies with nazis?"
"well no i just think they should be allowed to espouse their hateful rhetoric and terrorize people on the internet"
"okay so you're a nazi"
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As we're seeing again, we admins presenting their cowardice and complicity with bigots as a moral decision to remain 'fair'.
This is the exact reasoning that allows immigrant children to be ripped away from their families and stored in concentration camps while they get sick and die.
Because we have to 'hear both sides'.
And that's pure bullshit. People who say that just don't want to be targets b/c they're afraid of standing up for something right.
So they hide.
MAN: doc i'm so depressed
DOCTOR: listen, they're doing an anniversary screening of Goodfellas, you should go see it, Joe Pesci is in it, he's very funny, it will cheer you righ--
MAN: funny how
MAN: how is he funny
MAN: funny like a clown, is he a clown to you, what the fuck is so funny about him, tell me what's so fuckin' funny
Admin, nerd, tech at https://the-orbit.net, seriously trying not to be yet another cishet white privileged shitbag | plz!
This is an instance for people who find Nazis more offensive than nipples. Queer friendly, trans friendly, fine with tagged nudity, will block harassing instances without hesitation.