On the latest episode of the DarkHorse podcast, Bret Weinstein clearly articulated how to clearly distinguish a natural movement of ideas vs authoritarianism. It's an idea I think we all know intuitively, but he expressed it very clearly.
Full podcast episode here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZzRotfTJPcs
My apologies for the less than ideal sound quality - my mic is broken and new one is on the way.
Our society and politics appear to be on the edge of a precipice. If we are to avoid violence, the only tools we have at our disposal are dialogue and conversation.