Internet Trolls and Differing Opinions

A week ago I had my first experience with a social media troll. Wikipedia defines an internet troll as: “a person who sows discord on the Internet by starting arguments or upsetting people, by posting inflammatory,[1] extraneous, or off-topic messages in an online community (such as a newsgroup, forum, chat room, or blog) with the […]


Have you ever experienced this? You have an opinion about something – a belief – but when you voice that belief you are met with arguing, attacking, and judgment. So, after a while, you learn. You keep your beliefs to yourself, you learn to deftly change the subject, you avoid certain topics in conversations. During […]