[ExI] it's the yoga! was: RE: The Doomsday Clock
atymes at gmail.com
Sat Feb 10 18:37:09 UTC 2018
On Sat, Feb 10, 2018 at 7:49 AM, Dave Sill <sparge at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 9, 2018 at 4:56 PM, Adrian Tymes <atymes at gmail.com> wrote:
>> If that is what you are calling for, then you should explicitly call
>> for that. Many people will read "leave them alone" as "exile them all
>> to the reservations and forbid them from returning, so we no longer
>> interact with them".
> No, I'd think we should exile them to reservations. Those who want to
> assimilate should be allowed to.
That's most of them, given that assimilation leads to a better
standard of living on average.
And most of them have assimilated. "Leave them alone" would entail
forcibly unassimilating them, That is apparently not what you meant
Any change you argue for, starts from the current status quo,
regardless of what you mean to say. Please stay aware of that in the
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