Incite Politics

Satire died a quick death in New Zealand

Being a free-speech enthusiast, the freedom to offend is important to me, since without it, there can be no satire, no edgy tongue-in-cheek humour, no taking the piss, nor robust debate about any topic where one group of people may be subject to getting their sensitive little feelings hurt.  It’s a hill I’m willing to die on.

So, I entered this muddy fray to tell Renae to pull her dopey head in. You can imagine the response on a thread populated by Facebook Maoris – it got ugly very swiftly.  But in my own mind I . . .

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