I didn’t vote for Trump. I oppose Critical Race Theory.

Impossible!

This is the problem of therefore. You oppose A, therefore you must believe in B.

In our minds we create Venn Diagrams of people we disagree with, mixing them with A and B. This is a mistake.

Who knew that a flat earther could OK with vaccines? Who knew that one could be strongly against one topic without being an extremist? Who knew that one could hold views which one group tends to hold, without associating with that group? No. Extremism must be the norm. Either you’re for us or against us. One or zero. Yin or yang.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s