"Democracies are better places to live than dictatorships" should not be considered a hot take.
Honestly tankies have been shouting down people for too long, to the point people are starting to think they are the left and not just a small circle of self absorbed internet whiners
Good leftism wants democracy. Good leftism knows authoritarian systems bring a lot more suffering.
Theres been a concentrated effort by the alt-right and authcoms to erode the ideal of democracy. Its disgusting, evil, and i see right through it.