Tolerance... and how to circumvent it

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Tolerance... and how to circumvent it

The recent Google flap produced this SCREED (a new word for the hypocrites, yippee!):

https://medium.com/@yonatanzunger/so-about-this-googlers-manifesto-1e377...

He links, at the end, to this - which explains why he is NOT going to tolerate dissent:

https://extranewsfeed.com/tolerance-is-not-a-moral-precept-1af7007d6376

It's easy to be tolerant if you don't have to actually tolerate anyone. You achieve that by simply re-labeling them: a dissenter becomes a NAZI, and voila! No need to tolerate anymore! This is a variant of Strawman, and a dangerous one. This is the one Orwell warned you about...