When everyone else is more comfortable remaining voiceless
Rather than fighting for humans that have had their rights stolen
Macklemore suggests the courage to dissent against the crowd is rare, since it would necessarily create tension and discomfort. Cornel West calls this Sentimental Nihilism.
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