I feel like I’m in a particularly unrealistic SF novel. The oppressors are supposed to provide ‘bread & circuses.’ In real life, denying people bread & circuses and—here’s the SF part—propaganda makes the people want their own deprivation!
There is no provincial more provincial than an academic.
If schools will expel students over racism’s history of slavery, will they expel students and fire professors over socialism’s history of slavery?
Let panic guide the hand of fate.
The government can’t tattoo and chip people, so they tattoo and chip their cars. Their dogs and cats, too. You thought that chip was for tracking the dog, eh?
We must end the “school-to-prison pipeline.” Keep these future prisoners out of our schools so that real students can learn.
“Like NASA, China has built a sound stage in the desert on which to fake Mars landings” — Conspiracy Theorists.
All wisdom is hate speech — Augustine of Hippo.
Warrants are a bulwark against tyranny only when judges aren’t tyrants.