Because anger, hate, vitriol, denigration...these things don't make anything better.
But in a world where paedophiles, racists, rapists, homophobes, bigots, zealots, xenophobes, misogynists rise?
Money and fame does not change that. Money and fame are not a shield. They are not.
I hear you.
Most aren't. Most people are awesome. People have the potential to reach the stars, if they will it.
Those who don't, they hold us back. A weight on our shoulders, driving us into the dirt. They're the problem, not those who dream.
So dream. So be angry. So fight, speak, use your voice or whatever you're able to. I don't fight, but I do write, and I will continue to do so, in between stupid tweets and Facebook updates.
Freedom's a hard thing. Happiness, ignorance is a comforting blanket. But when one's freedom entails removing the freedom from another by force or hate...that's not freedom but oppression, and let's call that what it is and not dress it up in excuses.