cw leftist vocabulary
The French left has adopted the term "racialised people" to describe what the Anglophone left calls "people of colour" and I've gotta say I largely prefer the French term because it highlights the artificiality of racial concepts and the coercive ways in which they are imposed onto people. It seems to me that "people of colour" still has essentialist connotations
This is still true 15 years later and it applies to everything online...
"The Greater Internet Fuckwad Theory (GIFT) is a postulate which asserts that normal, well-adjusted people may display psychopathic or antisocial behaviors when given both anonymity and a captive audience on the Internet."
Just got told I was "naive" for telling people to block Gab due to "random villification"
Thanks for telling me to suspend you!
If you think making a safe space away from Nazis is "naive" and that hating Nazis is just "random villification", having you around makes this space less safe!
So, suspension for you, FOSSbro!