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The dominant post-modern thinking of our has made a mess of our idea of what activism is and for, positive social change, love not hate. The new breed of right-wing ”activists” are pushing hate and fear to further the agender of social destruction to feed the god of neo-liberalism that we all worship. This is of course not activism, rather fascism. Best to use the right words so as not to add to the mess.

@witchescauldron
Yes, we've noticed this. They seem ideologically driven by the and thinking, which leads them toward (we can limit the use of new-speak; words like 'neoLiberalism'. 'Corporatism' is a more direct word to describe it).

And is , yes.

They can't fathom that govt is , and that it can do good if it's not dictated to and controlled by corporate and vested interests, and rentseekers.

@dsfgs neo-liberalism goes back a long way and is the right description of the hegemonic world view of the last 40 years en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neoliber it's the thinking of where is always the thinking of religion, the master tells us what to do :)

@witchescauldron
I would not be at all surprised if the word has been deliberately mis-used by some in order to .

You are correct, we must be vigilant about using appropriate language.
And also, as much as possible, to further clarify how _we_ are using said langauge.

Even two native-speakers, when using the same word, can individually hold separate interpretations/meanings.

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