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It's rude to stand on someone's toes.

Personal space is a basic right. This is not too different from freedom from chains.

Each of us asserts our basic right for our personal space, just as each of us owns our own body. Having the that ownership threatened will bring strong reactions. Like this one.

[I'll write on abortion at some point.]

Walking down the street, how would you feel to have someone follow you? Or stand in your way intentionally? Or push you? Or hit you? You can see the impact someone else can have on you.

The reverse is true. You should see the impact you have on other people. How would someone else feel if you followed them, stood in their way, pushed the or hit them? They would feel the same way you would feel.

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