First, they came for the Jews
And I did not speak out because I was not a Jew.
Then they came for the Communists
And I did not speak out because I was not a Communist.
Then they came for the trade unionists
And I did not speak out because I was not a trade unionist.
Then they came for me
And there was no one left to speak out for me.
Pastor Martin Niemöller
Another line can be added to that poem.
Then they came for the Skeptics
(or Climate Deniers or whatever the Put-down-du jour is.)
So I have decided that an honor roll for those skeptics and deniers who get booted from Twitter is in order.
I’ll start with Tony from Real Science, aka Steve Goddard:
Then for the next honoree:
Updated 4/3/2015 @tan123 is again on the loose. Good luck Tom.
So, I think there should be recognition for their fine efforts. A good conduct badge or something.
If there are other worthy individuals who are so mistreated, let me know and I will add their names to this honor roll.