Surrounding each and every movement for good is an atmosphere of shame.
What I mean is this: As is often the case when large and diverse groups of people come together for any reason, it is inevitable that a small group will become the ever-negative "bashers." These are the accusers, the condemners, the ones who say to a genuinely curious newcomer, "Oh, you're interested? Well don't bother sitting with us, you dirty heathen. You're the problem we're fighting against!"
Now, this post is not going to be a rant about bashers (or trolls, or whatever you want to call them), because shaming others for any reason never helps anyone or any cause.
You know what does help?
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