Think Before You Speak

Jaime Stenning - a life uncut

As the years have gone by, people seem to have lost the knowledge of how to properly conduct themselves. The internet and social media provide a platform for free speech and it seems that everyone believes their opinion is valid and wanted. I think it’s a toxic culture that fosters hate and bullying.

Why not hold your tongue. Be kind. Think before you speak, think before you post. Is your opinion being asked for? In a lot of cases, it’s not. And in most cases, people are ousting their opinion. Opinion is the view of the writer and not necessarily everyone else and it certainly is not fact. Facts are statements that have a quantifiable truth behind them. Opinion is your view on the matter. Know the difference.

I think it’s very brave of people in the public eye to use social media. They’re sharing their lives, sometimes too much…

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