It’s like if Twitter was a thematical forum and worked like an email
See, Voat ended up like it did because of the blatant bias of banning. I hope Lemmy would get all kinds of people here to stay, not just one political leaning or subset. The federation sure looks like a good solution for this, since one can simply ban a whole instance they don’t like and be done.
As long as we all have an interest in Lemmy it should’t become an echo chamber.
“Well yes, but actually no” - also *nix