Twittering while Rome Burns: Fighting Back Against Online Cynicism

During 2016, when every leftist with an online presence weighed in on whether Hillary was suitable for president, whether the Democrats were a corrupt party, and whether true leftists should just sit the election out, I ended up muting a lot of people on Facebook and Twitter. Their cynical attitudes — the system sucks so let’s just burn the whole thing to the ground, but also…

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Dr. Thomas J. West III

Dr. Thomas J. West III

Ph.D. in English | Film and TV geek | Lover of fantasy and history | Full-time writer | Feminist and queer | Liberal scold and gadfly