Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in the wrong.
This has become apparent in recent years as hysteria has swept across the country, and even the world. The loudest voices rise to the top, and they shout down opposition, using insults to ostracize political opponents.
But, no good idea requires force. The truth will set you free.
To remain calm and stand on principle is a novel idea in America today, but it should not be. If people could hear Rousseau as they go about their days, becoming upset in arguments would become the novelty. The Conversation of Our Generation was created to facilitate this sort of level-headed debate.