Well-Kept Gardens Die By Pacifism - LessWrong
Previously in series: My Way
Followup to: The Sin of Underconfidence
Good online communities die primarily by refusing to defend themselves.
Somewhere in the vastness of the Internet, it is happening even now. It was once
a well-kept garden of intelligent discussion, where knowledgeable and interested
folk came, attracted by the high quality of speech they saw ongoing. But into
this garden comes a fool, and the…