A Common Courtesy

There have been a number of Sci-fi stories and shows that have touched on the unbridled horror that one would be subjected to if they somehow had the ability to hear everyone’s inner thoughts. It’s unfortunate that even though we don’t have psychic abilities, it seems as though we are almost forced to see people’s twisted and hateful thoughts play out in the public forums of the internet. What’s odd is that it’s seemingly dissociated from our real world experience.

So what’s going on here? The simplest answer is that it’s easy to be mean when you don’t have to see the results of that hate play out…

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Kira Wertz

Kira Wertz

Pansexual, Polyamourous, Transgender Truck Driver, public speaker, activist, LGBTQ advocate, Jeeper and primary author at The Transition Transmission.