Keep These Three Things in 2022

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As 2022, which has been an utterly glorious and eventful year, draws to a close, it is necessary to assess two popular quotes and one phenomenon that would be best left in 2022—not carried over to corrupt the new year of 2023.

“Hurt People Hurt People”

That people who engage in bad actions towards others are often people who have been hurt themselves is not something that can be debated. It is true interpersonally, and it is also true with respect to academic victimology. However, while the concept of hurt people deciding to hurt others may be valid explanatorily, using this phrase as a justification for hurt people hurting others is something that needs to remain in 2022.