Tactical Usage:The only thing truly progressive is the next trick that gains us another notch of power. -- Saul Alinsky
You and your friends are at some community meeting.
Typically, politically correctness will be imposed upon those who are speaking or those who want to speak.
When the master of ceremonies or some such in charge attempts to suppress what you or an ally are saying, using interruptions or out of orders, you or any of your allies can begin
"trick. It's a TRICK. Stop pulling your stunts. IT'S A TRICK."If the MC asks "what are you talking about?" You have your opportunity. Answer
"by suppressing opposition to your wishes, suppressing differing opinions, is just a trick so that you can get what you want."
If the MC still ignores you or continues to suppress you, one of your allies in the room shouts the question:
"What's a trick?" then anotherGet the room chanting so that you can break the lock the MC is imposing on the discussions by answering the chanters.
"What sort of trick?"
"She's being dishonest here. It's her trick so she can win.
By suppressing opposition to her wishes, suppressing opinions differing from hers and those who put her on her pedestal, it is all just a trick so that she can get what she wants."
You do not have to be
You have a tool here. Be unafraid; come prepared; come with friends. Use it and whatever variations works best under the circumstances. Break the