Politics

Kanye is right — we truly need to make politics personal

Kanye again makes sense. This time, he says quite correctly that Americans are individuals, so politics should be personal, not a matter of group think. Group-think, which denies people’s individuality and insists that they have no meaning separate from whatever group the politicians believe best serve the politicians’ goals, is [Read More]

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Hollywood

Roseanne reminds us that there’s a double standard in talk about race *UPDATED*

Roseanne has learned the hard way that racial insults (or even racial allusions) are forgiven only when white Leftists make them about black conservatives. You may have heard that ABC, a Disney subsidiary, cancelled Roseanne’s megahit reboot of her old show. The reason given was that Roseanne sent out a [Read More]

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Politics

Bookworm Beat 5/11/2018 — the “living in Trump’s America” edition

It’s an old-fashioned Bookworm Beat with news from all over, much of it heartening, because we’re living in Trump’s America. I’m enjoying living in Trump’s America. Good things are happening — and, with Wolf Howling’s help, I’ve got a collection of good things, interesting things, important things, silly things, and [Read More]

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Donald Trump

Are Trump supporters racist? The Atlantic says so, but only because it lies

Are Trump supporters racist? By abandoning both facts and logic, That Atlantic claims Trump is a neo-Nazi, so his supporters must be racists too. My Progressive friends have been on fire this holiday weekend, posting all sorts of articles from anti-Trump mainstream media publications. When I wasn’t cooking, eating, or [Read More]

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Education

Fight academia’s obsession with race, sex, and sexual orientation

Edward Blum understands America’s promise and, to that end, he is fighting hard against academia’s obsession with race, sex, and sexual orientation. One of my Little Bookworms is applying for college. Since this Little Bookworm is open-minded about majors, school size, and geographic location, we’re applying to a lot of [Read More]

Race Relations

A Conversation About Race

By: Mike McDaniel    During my police years, I generally got along well with defense attorneys. While they were careful about making any admissions against the interests of their clients, the people I arrested, we would often laugh about their client’s exploits, and I’d kid them unmercifully about potential defenses [Read More]

Race Relations

Justine Damond: A Shot Heard ‘Round The Globe

By: Mike McDaniel    As regular readers know, I often write on police misconduct, or accusations of the same. In reporting on such things, I rely on what I’ve come to call my “cop sense,” which is rather like Spiderman’s “spidey sense.” I primarily rely on media reports, which are [Read More]

Nominations

Myron Rolle And Carson Huey-You: Lives That Matter

By: Mike McDaniel    Extraordinary achievement should always be celebrated, and the race of the person achieving shouldn’t make the slightest difference. Unfortunately, after eight years of Barack Obama, around half of America is pretty much all about race. In a sense, the extraordinary achievements of black people are noteworthy [Read More]

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Social Issues

Only by denying science can Progressives push the transgender revolution

Progressives pretend that their transgender politics are based on science but they’re not; it’s fantasy all the way, which is a disservice to children. The other day, NPR had a fascinating article. Because it is fascinating, allow me to quote some of the more interesting points: Why Caitlyn Jenner can never be [Read More]

Race Relations

Pay Up!

By: Mike McDaniel    Let’s see: there are checking accounts, savings accounts, retirement accounts, and now, a new and exciting innovation: individual reparations accounts! The Free Beacon.com explains: Georgetown professor Michael Eric Dyson called on white people to maintain an ‘individual reparations accounts’ to make donations to black individuals as retribution [Read More]