Mike Portnoy, who is the former drummer of Dream Theater and current member of Sons Of Apollo, took to his official Instagram account to warn his followers and make a new statement about being respectful on social media.

As you might recall, Mike revealed his political thoughts for the first time, and some of his fans tried to criticize and slam him on social media. Afterward, Mike stated that he blocked all these people and thanked them for showing their real faces.

Today, Mike give advice to his followers about being respectful to the people on social media, while mentioning how bad is the current state of the people. Mike said that he couldn’t believe some of the stuff he is reading on social media and criticized the toxicity of the people.

Furthermore, Mike wrote that we shouldn’t attack each other even though we disagree with someone’s opinion. We should not humiliate other people just because they don’t think the same way we do.

Here is what Mike Portnoy wrote in the picture:

“It is okay to have an opinion. It is okay to disagree with someone’s opinion. It is not okay to humiliate them because they don’t think the same way you do. Show some respect. Society needs more of that.”

Mike Portnoy also said:

“I can’t believe some of the stuff I’m reading here… It’s ugly, it’s inappropriate, it’s mean-spirited and it’s completely non-productive… Please stop!

We don’t have to agree, but we absolutely do not have to attack each other… What the hell is going on in this world?”

You can check out the post below.