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DiscrimiNation

July 19, 2009

Ryan North’s Dinosaur Comics really hit a nice political-philosophical note with this one.  It perfectly illustrates–no pun intended–that we discriminate in our discrimination, and this meta-humor really points out our prejudice against historically protected prejudice rather than prejudice in general.  We protect certain classes of people in a compensatory matter, we don’t find the activity wrongful per se.

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