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Steve Zara's Avatar Jump to comment 10 by Steve Zara

This is a marvellous piece by Malik.

The existence of the potential for strong offence to be taken might perhaps be considered of as an emotional allergy, an unhealthy over-reaction to an otherwise harmless substance.

One way to treat allergy is by de-sensitisation. Offence is healthy, and, indeed, necessary to maintain health.

Mon, 23 Jan 2012 23:31:39 UTC | #910999