Post Tagged with: "tolerance"

Why do “tolerant” people tend to delete others off their social media who do not share their views?

January 29, 2016 12:00 pm1 comment

Recently I have noticed a rather disturbing trend on social media platforms which seems to be especially prevalent on Facebook. I pride myself on being able to interact with almost anyone. In a near empty bar in some isolated location I am almost always the person who will approach the […]

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Should a Liberal Society Tolerate Religious Minorities?

March 26, 2013 3:22 pm0 comments
Should a Liberal Society Tolerate Religious Minorities?

The very definition of liberalism can be summarised in Voltaire’s famous quote, ‘I don’t agree with what you’re saying, but I’ll fight to the death for your right to say it.’ It is rare that the essence of an ideology can be truly captured in a single sentence, but I feel […]

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