“Reasonable debate”.

/“Reasonable debate”.

 “Can’t we have a reasonable discussion about this? Like reasonable people? Shouldn’t we tolerate other points of view?” Those are perfectly sensible questions to ask if the discussion is about tabs vs. spaces or Star Wars vs. Star Trek. But those questions cease to be neutral if the topic under discussion is whether some human beings are genetically unsuited to coding.

Jeremy Keith on “reasonable” arguments.

I’ve mentioned this before but it’s worth repeating: I am so sick of smiling fascists insisting on “reasonable debate” over who gets to count as a human being or not…

2017-08-14T07:59:29+00:0017th December, 2017|Tags: culture|
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