Civility and Language in Discourse

One of the things that has always exasperated the left in this country, is the downright disgusting and dishonest right wing media. Despite almost never being truthful, these false news shows, newspapers and podcasts, use language that is frowned down upon by the people who live in upper class circles. However, despite this, the reasons are due to it being uncivil or using profanity rather then the actual damage, lying and encouragement of hateful ideas. I’ve seen the rift in the left right now as about many things but there is one thing that most Americans agree on, and that … Continue reading Civility and Language in Discourse

Why it’s okay to be wrong

I have spent a lot of time worrying and obsessing over how I can contribute in the progressive media to make a difference in my community and country. However, as is normal, I didn’t do it for completely altruistic reasons. I am not perfect and I think that using this as a means of acceptance or to gain some sense of recognition is the wrong way to go. I still have a lot of living and learning to do. I was wrong to assume that I could inch my way into being a someone on Youtube when I wasn’t going … Continue reading Why it’s okay to be wrong