“I am tired, not of arguing in favour of equality, diversity and tolerance, but of having to explain, over and over and over again, why such arguments are still necessary, only to have my evidence casually dismissed by someone too oblivious to realise that their dismissal of the problem is itself a textbook example of the fucking problem. I am tired of being mocked by hypocrites who think that a single lazy counterexample is sufficient to debunk the fifteen detailed examples they demanded I produce before they’d even accept my point as a hypothetical, let alone valid, argument. I am tired of assholes who think that playing Devil’s advocate about an issue alien to their experience but of deep personal significance to their interlocutor makes them both intellectually superior and more rationally objective on the specious basis that being dispassionate is the same as being right (because if they can stay calm while savagely kicking your open wound, then clearly, you have no excuse for screaming).”
“I am tired, not of arguing in favour of equality, diversity and tolerance, but of having to explain, over and over and over again, why such ...”
Satan called to remind that they’re content with their current legal team and professional support platform, as such, the Devil is currently not taking in applications for further “advocates” and is formally requesting all annoying would-be-intellectuals on the internet to stop.
“It is physically and emotionally draining to be called upon to prove that these systems of power exist. For many of us, just struggling agai...”
“tell me a bruise can’t mean i love you, and i’ll show you my neck when he comes home from war. i’ve never known a man who isn’t both fist a...”