Opinion

The mask a person wears is often far more interesting than they are

In these social-media obsessed times, it seems it doesn't matter who you are - only what public persona you portray

26 July 2020 - 00:00 By

There's a series on YouTube called Middle Ground, which pits people with opposing views against each other.

In one iteration of the series - watch it on YouTube (https://youtu.be/hOUGNGWmN0k) - three feminists are pitted against some men's rights activists (whatever those are!). One of those men's rights stalwarts was a young man who identified himself as an "incel". For those who don't know, incel is a portmanteau of "involuntary celibates" - members of an online subculture defining themselves as unable to find a romantic or sexual partner despite their desiring one...

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