Not everyone who isn’t running to get a Covid-19 vaccine is an anti-vaxxer.
Not everyone who supports Trump policies also supports the storming of Congress by Trump supporters.
Not everyone who suggests BLM rioters should be arrested is a racist.
Not everyone who opposes laws against conversion therapy or same sex marriage is a homophobe or a transphobe.
Not everyone who opposes lockdown thinks Covid-19 isn’t real.
Not everyone who respects a flawed historical figure agrees with everything that person believed in or did.
Not everyone who demands the accused remain innocent until proven guilty refuses to believe or support victims.
Not everyone who is against taking a knee during the national anthem is a redneck patriot racist.
Not everyone who supports the notion of a Jewish state agrees with all the policies of that state.
Not everyone who challenges the tactics of activists oppose what the activists are seeking to achieve.
Not everyone who deceives of denies doing sometging wrong is ‘gaslighting’.
Not everyone who disagrees with my views is someone I’m unable to debate with and conduct rational, adult discussions.
And finally, this one from the brilliant Thou Shalt Always Kill:
“Thou shalt not think any male over the age of thirty that plays with a child that is not their own is a paedophile; some people are just nice”
This was originally posted at [Substack].