| > But by and large, I think political correctness exists to show empathy for people who aren't like you, and I think that's a good thing. |
Social justice warriors employ political correctness to censor speech and thoughts and bully others into marching towards their cultural Marxist ideals.
They are brainwashed goons.
If you are interested in the origins of this hideous social engineering experiment, check out this video
which gives a brief guide of how PC culture got its claws into Western culture.
There are many good books on the Frankfurt School and how Marxist thought spread and became what it is today - political correctness.
I often feel George Orwell was more prophetic than Nostradamus! So many things that he wrote about have come to pass in one way or another. Political correctness is just another means to control the hearts and minds of people.
There is an element of unacceptable behaviour that PC speaks against, but when people discuss scrapping Christmas in favour of "Winter Celebrations" for example, I sit and think, that's crossing a line too far, and without somebody to call out these maniacs and use some kind of weapon against them I think we'd be worse off overall in the end. Just my thought.