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I agree with Michael.

I agree with Michael.

AFAIC, I focus on the individual level, over here.

Relatives. Coworkers. Acquaintances.

I try to challenge their critical thinking about the suckers in charge who ask them, and us, to bend over, because they know better than anybody what is good for everybody.

One of the methods I use is simple.

One way or another, I invite them to answer seriously, quietly, this very simple question, which encompasses, I think, most of everything else in human affairs where some are recklessly willing to trade liberty for safety:


I still haven't found anyone only daring to try answering it.

What does that tell us?

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.


"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius