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Response to Shemp Howard (Original post)

Mon Dec 26, 2016, 11:55 PM

3. I am beyond weary of excusing the racism & misogyny of Trump voters as "they don't know any better"

They DO. Some of them may be stupid, but they are perfectly aware of their bigotry and they choose to remain as they are. I know these people. They're in my family. They went to my high school. They get no quarter from me.

I respect your decision to take a break from DU but immorality to me is excusing the behavior of bigots, racists and misogynists. I hope we never "settle down" and normalize the behavior of those people. Ever.





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