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The Stupidity of Taking Offence On
Behalf of Someone Else - A Case Study

Breitbart London [UK], by Raheem Kassam

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 7/6/2014 7:43:54 PM

Some people are just bloody idiots and you can´t do a thing about, can you? It´s true. And I say it out of love for them really, because they account for a significant part of why I get out of bed everyday--or at least why I pick up my laptop off the floor and stay in bed everyday, writing. [Snip] Like pontificate over racism, sexism, climate change, and plastic carrier bags. All that low-hanging fruit that the left-liberal establishment has handed to those deficient in wisdom so that they may partake in what they feel are earth-moving (or saving?) conversations

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 7/6/2014 8:49:35 PM     (No. 9913267)

Taking offense on behalf of someone else is the foundation of political correctness.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 7/6/2014 9:47:42 PM     (No. 9913297)

"For several decades now, the LGBT movement has fought against homophobic claims that it is linked to paedophilia; or that one form of sexual "deviancy" is a slippery slope to another. This article undermines all that work in about twenty seconds..."

North American Man/Boy Love Association:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_American_Man/Boy_Love_Association


Aaron and Tara have much more to be concerned about in public perceptions than an article that most of us have never read. (Guess they never read Little Red Riding Hood either)

Of course a transsexual bondage advocate being made Chair of Governors at an all boys school should be of absolutely no concern to parents any more than having a madam at a house of prostitution holding a similar position at school for their teenage girls. /s






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Reply 3 - Posted by: chumley, 7/6/2014 10:32:46 PM     (No. 9913320)

Along the same lines is a phenomenon I saw in HS in the late 70´s. Back then, people´s opinions were given more attention and more legitimacy not in spite of their being different, but because they were different. Nothing a white guy has to say was paid attention to unless a black guy agreed with him. Further, if the minority type said something totally asinine, it was hailed as a great thought. If a white guy said the same thing it was stupid.
Now it is far worse because nothing is valid until all manner of strange people agree that it is.

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