No shit, Sherlock! No platforming…

http://www.theguardian.com/theobserver/2015/feb/14/letters-censorship

“No platforming” used to be a tactic used against self-proclaimed fascists and Holocaust-deniers. But today it is being used to prevent the expression of feminist arguments critical of the sex industry and of some demands made by trans activists. The feminists who hold these views have never advocated or engaged in violence against any group of people. Yet it is argued that the mere presence of anyone said to hold those views is a threat to a protected minority group’s safety.

Comment: Self-proclaimed? I beg to differ. But sometimes Hatfield v.s. McCoy is fun to watch. Take some crisps and beer…

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