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The term gets thrown around equally as loose as the term troll.
If someone is overtly racist they should be banned
I read way way way to many people just pointing finger and screaming racist any chance they get
It reduces the conversation from what the topic is to weather or not someone is a racist in the same way calling someone a troll reduces the conversation from the topic to weather or not someone is trolling or not
originally posted by: veracity
a reply to: onequestion
For example, just implying that you do not believe blacks should marry whites is a very racist statement, but not bannable.
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originally posted by: Peeple
a reply to: onequestion
What? You know you are asking for different opinions to be silenced? Just because you don't agree doesn't mean it should be surpressed.
Behind most racism stands fear. Talking about it seems a good first step.
Trolling is an artform. Why do you think that's the same as racism?
I believe you just have issues to accept that to some you are the weird freak with strange opinions. Should we silence you, because you can't stand free speech?
originally posted by: PeterHawkes
Well I know a lot of people with 1000s and 10,000's of posts on this site are trolls. I know that by reading their posts. They will respond to every single thread or post from a person thinking differently the same way, and have done it for years hijakcing hundreds perhaps thousands of threads.
originally posted by: EternalShadow
You get called a racist or bigot for just having irrefutable statistical data to back your claims or position. Truth is truth, but some see it as a personal attack which is ridiculous. We are never going to move beyond where we are if we can't accept our own parts we play in the problem(s); personally or racially.