socrates supposed to law
under huge pressure to be just like everyone else. It’s easier to talk about what you do, easier to fit in, easier to be ignored.
The degree of nonconformity present — and tolerated — in a society must be looked upon as a symptom of its state of health.
Andrew Stroehlein (@astroehlein) tweeted at 6:44 AM – 29 Jun 2019 :
People want to believe that only monsters commit mass abuses & atrocities. But it’s actually ordinary people, “just doing their jobs” and “just following orders”, who make horrors happen.
Photos of Auschwitz personnel, 1944. https://t.co/L098TJ5nZv https://t.co/Umr0e3hA78 (http://twitter.com/astroehlein/status/1144949653101797376?s=17)