Do you feel all the changes in what we censor or become used to is changing soceity for the worst?
We use to censor tv more, gays and transgenders stayed in the closet more. Is accepting these sort of changes dangerous?
When public discussion is censored to meet political mandates and social whims, casual discussion of ideas stop.
Then you end up with only the most die-hard and extreme sides willing to speak on issues, because everyone else in the middle has been silenced.
It is better to have free expression of ideas than people told to shut up and stay silent until disagreement boils over into violence or political upheaval.
by Susan Hambidge7 months ago
Bit by bit the 'editing' is changing my words .... I know it is 'for the good of the whole' but I am starting to feel a bit put off by it all.Some of my English grammar is going too, or my English-isms and I find that...
by rudy falciani3 months ago
Facebook type site that does not censor political views or thoughts. Not anything obscene or lewd.
by John Wilson14 months ago
So, the writers at the Washing Post want to censor other writers. Do you think that's right?Here's a few of the writers that the Washington Post thinks are "propaganda" or "fake" news...
by G. Diane Nelson Trotter3 years ago
Is it possible to have a productive discussion on race relationsIs it possible for articulate and intelligent members of the White, Black, and Hispanic race to discuss the racists feelings felt by many without verbally...
by Larry Horton5 years ago
Are you doing your hubs a disservice by censoring your comments?
by Alan4 years ago
Instead of the wrangling over religion, guilt, sin, hell and eternal retribution, maybe we could turn our thoughts to really hopeful and practical ways of protecting oour society.Let's get positive and...
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