Open Mindedness K in Help Me... Posted September 2, 2019 · Report reply 15 hours ago, Snarf said: How on earth could prescriptive reasoning be a form of violence and, more to the point, how do you ask for a neg vote without biting the link? it was something in the vein of elimination of counter-narratives being an essential part of the otherization / exclusion / etc. cycle. whether you bite it or not is more a question of the alt than the link story: affs exclude. negs open up space for multiple narratives. vote for the better world. or something. it's been 5 or 6 years since i've looked at the argument and i am in full vacation mode right now.