Liberal America is all about finding “the best” or being “the best.” It about disregarding people who don’t have “the right” education no matter how talented they are, or how much non-capitalist value they are adding to society. Liberal America is about being “the smartest” within a very narrowly defined definition of “smart,” and it’s about casting out everyone who can’t work at the “top level” no matter what a good person they are.
Everyone Deserves a Participation Trophy
Emma Lindsay

And it really does cut people. Especially the good people.

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