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“Strain theory suggests that when poorer people perceive inequality, they feel less of a commitment…”
“Strain theory suggests that when poorer people perceive inequality, they feel less of a commitment to social norms and in turn come to view crime as more acceptable.”
“”And seeing it from the eyes of someone who was proud to do the f*cked-up thing, rather than news reporting on the f*cked-up thing—it just hurts you so much harder, for some reason. It just gives you a much darker view of humanity.””
“It’s not just bros and jocks and finance dudes and yuppies and Christians and Republicans who are…”
“”It’s not just bros and jocks and finance dudes and yuppies and Christians and Republicans who are shitty to women. Being part of a counter-cultural or progressive community does not give you a free pass to be shitty to women without being called out on it. We need to hold our own communities to an even higher standard than we hold those in the opposition, we need to welcome criticism, and we to realize that the ones who call out shitty behavior in these communities are not the threat, but that those who protect it and shield it from criticism are.””