We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
Nobody imagined that anything remotely resembling The Red Guards of China in the 60s, but the mobbing of people today in the US brings The Red Guard to mind, especially on campuses. In fact, I feel that the Red Guards are a role model for some.
It feels as if there is the fad of a soft Cultural Revolution going on here. Down with The Five Olds, etc.
There are many new topics about which one can engage in Wrongthink these days. Justice, free speech, and tolerance are bourgeois concepts designed to oppress somebody.