Andrey (azangru) wrote,
Andrey
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"And everyone should be expected to move around my discomfort".

Isn't this standpoint, which is derided here, precisely what underlies much of the discourse around protected groups? E.g. politically incorrect language may challenge someone's long-held view of the world and cause them certain discomfort, therefore everyone else is expected to move? How come it doesn't work the other way?
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    A beautiful cartoon on the front page of The Week:

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    This is just as bad as a brief exchange with a belligerent guest on a regular news show: Six minutes! Six minutes, during which Rand Paul is…

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