The trouble with fighting for human freedom is that one spends most of one’s time defending scoundrels. For it is against scoundrels that oppressive laws are first aimed, and oppression must be stopped at the beginning if it is to be stopped at all.www.carmenbianca.eu
H. L. Mencken (1880 - 1956)
More and more often, I find myself having to defend my political opponents, or having to argue against those whom I presumably agree with.
An insightful commentary on a certain recent CoC controversy.
And then there is that bit at the end :)