Pro tip:

Memes that immediately polarize any two target groups are likely manufactured to manipulate social attitudes and stop the opposed groups from finding commonalities, and breaking down avenues of communication.

You should consider seeking values that bind us, not issues that divide us.


@thegibson I submit that strong, partisan statements, while useless for convincing anyone to change their mind, are still good for rallying the faithful. But yes, your broader point is well taken.

@mkb I suppose that in your provided context, @TheGibson was trying to suggest that you ask what the 'faithful' are rallied towards by partisan memes.
And, whether rallying the faithful is even worth it, if they are rallied to 'war' against the 'other' who shouldn't really be their enemy at all.

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