I want to make a point that is pertinent to this thread. When online bullying starts there is a common mentality that the person receiving the
harassment somehow "asked" for it. That somehow they "deserved " it.
They are then scrutinized for any instance of flaw in an effort to justify the treatmentment as "just".
Like some unwritten code is being honored. The cool kids MUST do this because social cohesion demands our negative actions. IT is being done for a
It is a morally flawed mentality that seeks justification for negative behavior.
Making people feel uncomfortable is never your social obligation. It is an opportunistic response from shallow and base minds that lack real
happiness and self worth. These sociopaths usually need to degrade and pass judgements on others because they lack the courage to do so to
Pathetic is a word.that Comes to mind, but dangerous is better describing this behaviors effects on society.
Cowards use group intimidation tactics and try to pass judgements on people so as to justify the moral charge to their conscious they are forced to
ignore. Key word. Ignore....ignorance plays a key role.
Homosexuals, minorities of all types and different people of all sorts have been subjected to this treatment The cowards that bother them now have
the internet. In the real world you can give them a bloody nose and they learn their lesson, snub them socially and they learn their lesson. Ect.
Online there is no real corrective force since they are anonymous.
Perhaps anonymity should not be allowed. Sounds very big brother of.me, but I see no real solution without real big brother Intervention that would be
If you wouldn't say it in the real world, why say it online? Cowardice is why and all the problems that brings are what follow.
Just look at some of the posts here......
edit on 11-11-2012 by manykapao because: (no reason given)