Why Am I Reading This Now?

Why Am I Reading This Now?

Why Am I Reading This Now?

By Ben Hunt at Epsilon Theory
But if you’re still a human being … if you’re still able to hold two independent thoughts in your head at the same time … if you’re still able to believe that yes, China’s treatment of the Uyghurs is a grotesque evil deserving of implacable sanction and resistance AND yes, The Three Body Problem is an important work of art … then my answer is no.
But I don’t think that the five GOP Senators who sent this letter to Netflix are well-meaning.I don’t think these Senators care very much about this book adaptation and the indirect-at-best “normalization” of abhorrent political views held by the author of the source material. I don’t think that this letter was written out of a deep and abiding concern with the horrific treatment of the Uyghurs, because if that were true a letter to Mary Barra at General Motors might be just a wee bit more relevant and impactful.
article date: 2020 09 25
posted: 2020-09-26 14:42:36
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