"If all mankind minus one were of one opinion, and only one person were of the contrary opinion, mankind would be no more justified in silencing that one person, than he, if he had the power, would be justified in silencing mankind."
--John Stuart Mill
"Tolerance is the virtue of the man without convictions."
“All young people, regardless of sexual orientation or identity, deserve a safe and supportive environment in which to achieve their full potential.”
--Harvey Milk, in a speech delivered at an LGBT youth rally in 1973
"Man, all these young people are making me achieve my full potential, if you know what I mean."
--Harvey Milk, in an aside following the speech
"Dick-wise. I meant dick-wise."
--Harvey Milk, a few seconds later
The PHILOLEXIAN SOCIETY invites you to listen politely to others' orations while thinking mean thoughts about them at this year's inaugural debate.
RESOLVED: Tolerance is the downfall of civilization.
WHEN: This Thursday (9/9) at 9:00. Refreshments to precede the meeting (circa 8:40).
WHERE: The Satow Room (5th floor of Lerner, campus side)
Freshmen in particular are encouraged to attend! Don't miss out, kiddos. You know you're curious, and you should be. Stick with us, and this semester could be a real growth opportunity. Dick-wise.
Please arrive promptly. Lateness will be intolerated.