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10/17/18 11:55 AM
Originally Posted by rhaikhOriginally Posted by SiniCriticism of bad ideas. Criticism of people that endorse these bad ideas. Deplatofrming is massively, fundamentally bad idea. Doubly so for anyone involved in journalism. This is what actually happened. His essay was shit, the...
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10/13/18 04:26 AM
Originally Posted by SiniCriticism of bad ideas. Criticism of people that endorse these bad ideas. Deplatofrming is massively, fundamentally bad idea. Doubly so for anyone involved in journalism. This is what actually happened. His essay was shit, the editor did a bad job, peop...
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10/12/18 12:04 AM
So what is my proposed remedy? In case of social media giants it is to regulate them as public spaces. You don't get to pretend it is your living room when you invited entire country in and getting filthy rich charging admission. In case of Ghomeshi's essay it is along "don...
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10/11/18 12:41 PM
Originally Posted by SiniIn case of Ghomeshi the desirable outcome is to dismiss or mock him, not to attempt to take his voice away. Whatever benefits of deplatforming Ghomeshi are, the can't possibly outweigh grievous harm of enabling and propagating censorship. So what is your...
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10/11/18 04:33 AM
General shoutout to the thread: "He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty, he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself." ~ Thomas Paine "He who dares not offend cannot be honest.&...
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10/11/18 04:29 AM
https://areomagazine.com/2018/10/02/academic-grievance-studies-and-the-corruption-of-scholarship/ QuoteWe undertook this project to study, understand, and expose the reality of grievance studies, which is corrupting academic research. Because open, good-faith conversation around...
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10/11/18 02:32 AM
Originally Posted by rhaikhOriginally Posted by SiniOriginally Posted by rhaikh More importantly, what that statement does instead is to confirm that they believe that as a result of their ability to promote an opinion through their platform, they intend to be careful about not d...
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10/11/18 12:44 AM
Originally Posted by SiniOriginally Posted by rhaikh More importantly, what that statement does instead is to confirm that they believe that as a result of their ability to promote an opinion through their platform, they intend to be careful about not doing so. Could you explai...
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10/10/18 10:47 PM
Originally Posted by rhaikh What's relevant is the original position you held which implied that Buruma was fired due to simply publishing Ghomeshi, which you used to back up your main thesis that some on the left would rather have censorship than free speech. The implication of ...
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