Fear and Loathing in DC

As to the fear of the Democrats about Jeff Sessions, the Democrats are justifiably petrified that so much of their agenda has been executed by Executive actions and by departmental directive, all of which can be reversed by a new president and a new AG and there is nothing the Democrats in Congress can do…

The Great Colonizer

How many of your history teachers taught you about the Great Emancipator’s plan to ship the freed slaves off to colonies in Africa? Very few, I would assume. None of mine did. Colonization was a popular answer to the issue of what to do with freed slaves. l know that some people in the GOP…

A Case of Race Based Stockholm Syndrome

“So, I consider myself a proud modern American progressive, and I think that’s the kind of philosophy and practice that we need to bring back to American politics.” ~ Hillary Clinton, Democratic debate, July 23, 2007 Why do African-Americans vote Democratic en masse? Why do they turn to progressivism in such a lock-step manner when…

Let’s Grab the ‘Third Rail’ of Racism

DEFENDING THE LANGUAGE: Racism vs. Bigotry vs. Culture [NOTE: this one is long, but it is also important and complicated, so I took the time to make my case as best I could.  If you stay with it, I believe it may help you see the issues a bit more clearly.  If not…  Well, in that…

Micro-Racism and “White Privilege”

Micro-racism. Hell, if they can make up micro-aggression, I can make up micro-racism. Micro-racism is when a member of a particular racial group complains that other groups cannot understand their plight because the skin color of the other group is different from theirs. It is the most curious thing to see the same people who…