Tired: Virtue Signaling
Wired: Virtue Groveling
I’m sorry I was born white and privileged. It disgusts me. And I feel so much shame.
Given that hate speech is not possible without free speech, any defence of free speech is a form of hate speech.
Thread re Cloudflare takedown of #8chan👇
Some thoughts on the recent @Cloudflare #8Chan decision,
esp their recent blog outlining the decision to cut their services to the site from an #anthro #PhD who studies such #Internet companies:
Well. That totally worked. #8Chan
How to incentivize the opposite outcome of your stated aims... #8Chan
One of the scariest things about our times is how easy it is to scare people and start a political stampede. There are people who could be upset if they were told that half of all Americans earn less than the median income—though of course that is the way median income is defined
By the same logic that prevails these days, Fox News should be deplatformed.
We need to call it out: Fox News is a hate-for-profit machine that gives a megaphone to racists and conspiracists. https://twitter.com/Leahgreenb/status/1158047354852925441
Your version of America's leadership in the world, in emoji form:
"Those howling loudest at people to use public transport—“for the planet’s sake”—should not...own $400million yachts, travel themselves by private jet, have a dozen vast mansions in a dozen countries & hold suppers that cost $100K in ancient Greek temples"
Woke Polar Bear Apologizes For Being White
I just texted this to my kid...
My first GC post in awhile: First #Bitcoin then #Libra, the 1-2 punch against fiat economic hegemony
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