Discrimination: It may well be necessary


Monday, May 21, 2018

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I have been seriously asking this very important question from the moment I started following American politics: How necessary is discrimination for a moral, functional society?

Many in America keep fighting for the 'abolition' of discrimination on the basis that the US is the land of the free and it was designed (intended) to give everyone freedom to everything such as speech, lifestyle, and positions of power.

However, in order to rationally answer that question I began by imagining what any group would look like without any semblance of discrimination; and how functional that group would be in fulfilling its morals, principles, and rules for all to live in harmony.

The revelation to my imagination of a group without any semblance of discrimination was clear as day.

In order for us to have such a group, it would mean that all rules and laws preventing certain people from doing or saying certain things would have to be abolished — because those rules and laws would, in essence, be discriminating against one set of people while allowing another set of people the privilege to do and say whatever they want.

This group would then be transmogrified into a lawless, immoral, undisciplined, evil, and chaotic amalgam that would exist due to the fact that every system of belief (good, bad, in-between) amongst every member in that group would be equally accepted (and in extremely high conflict with each other). The group would eventually implode.

Now, with all that said, the US Government has been embracing a system of rules and laws that discriminate. The constitution of the USA gives every American freedom of speech, yet people still lose their jobs when they speak out against LGBTQ matters. The constitution gives every American freedom of religion, yet people (such as Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis) still lose their jobs for refusing to issue marriage certificates to homosexuals. The constitution gives every American-born citizen who is above 34 years of age the right to run for president, yet the political establishment tried everything to prevent American-born Donald Trump from running for president. And when they failed to deny Trump the presidency, they tried digging up mountains of negatives in his past to use against him.

Can you anti-discrimination advocates now see that they have been the ones to discriminate against certain people, while screaming for 'abolition' of all forms of discrimination?

It is full time for Trump haters to comprehend that by fighting for the abolition of all forms of discrimination it automatically means that they will have to start accepting and embracing President Trump and his supporters, which include white nationalists, Ku Klux Klan, anti-globalists, anti-LGBTQ, and others.

I guess they may now want to now agree that some discrimination is necessary.

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