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No one would listen to Stephen Fry if he was poor
Now he expects us to join him in condemning people who have been affected by events they could not possibly control.

And there are many of them. A recent study found that up to 80% of abused people had at least one psychiatric disorder by their 21st birthday: depression, anxiety, thoughts of suicide. Schoolyard bullying can be just as destructive, with one study arguing that bullying carried out by other children is five times more likely than neglect or abuse at home to cause anxiety.

Just as the body’s immune system is still forming in childhood, so too is the brain’s stress response. The effects of childhood trauma cannot be overstated: abuse, sexual abuse in particular, is devastating. Children need love, and they need to feel safe. [...] “freedom from prejudice” v “freedom of expression” [...] [being] voiceless
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april 2016 by asterisk2a
BBC Radio 4 - Radio 4 in Four, What is hate speech?
'hate speech is propaganda of superiority' an offence punishable by law. also acts of incitement. ranking them as inferior. what you are doing with your words. [...] performing acts through words.
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january 2016 by asterisk2a

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