Category: Race

Whiteness causes unfair air pollution

Yet again, another bumbling social science study getting widespread media sanctification. this one fingers whites for polluting the air that minorities breathe. The study, “Inequity in consumption of goods and services adds to racial–ethnic disparities in air pollution exposure,” published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, is more political and racial hogwash... Read more »

Moviegoers, Oscars flip off elite progressives as "Green Book" captures "Best Picture"

“Green Book” won the Best Picture Oscar. Horrors! Oh, the humanity!! Here are some of the headlines that attempt to shame the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the dastardly deed: Top Critics Vent as ‘Green Book’ Tops Oscars, Did ‘Green Book’ win the Oscar just because it makes white people feel good?... Read more »

"I’m watching you, white boy"

That’s the chilling snapper at the end of an op-ed written by student Isis Davis-Marks in the Feb. 7 issue of the Yale [University] News.  I’ll save you the trouble of reading this piece of racist trash by describing it as a rant against white men in college whom she expects to grow up to be racists... Read more »
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Was racism or infanticide Gov. Northam's greatest sin?

Trick question. They both are grievous sins, but of a different kind. Racism wrongs millions of people. Infanticide just one, but ends the person’s life. Racism appears millions of times a day inflicting pain and even death. Infanticide is rare, but is certainly deadly. Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is accused of racism for having a photo of a man in... Read more »

Sick of the fighting? See "Green Book"

Sick of the fighting that is tearing America apart? Then get thee to a theater now  to watch the captivating and calming “Green Book.” Rotten Tomatoes describes it this way: When Tony Lip (Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Ali), a world-class Black pianist,... Read more »

Is "black eye" a racist microaggression?

Far be it from me, a privileged white man, to define “black eye” as a racist microaggression. The sensitivity police, who find racism, trigger warnings and hate speech everywhere, somehow have missed this one. Here I’ve beaten them to the punch. For the uninitiated, microgressions are: … the everyday verbal, nonverbal, and environmental slights, snubs, or insults, whether intentional... Read more »
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I am not a "white people"

In the wake of NBC’s firing of Megyn Kelly for her stupid defense of “blackface,” a torrent of accusations against “white people” blew in. (Here, for example.) “White people” are insensitive. “White people” are ignorant. “White people” don’t get it. “White people” are racist. “White people” are this. “White people are that.” Some just can’t resist committing... Read more »

Jasper Williams Jr. speaks 'truth to power' at Aretha Franklin's funeral

“Speaking truth to power” is a four-star virtue for left-wing script writers. But what happens when someone speaks truth to power to African American and left-wing elites? Boos fall like rain. Condemnations are issued. Apologies are demanded for hurt feelings. Such as the reaction when Jasper Williams Jr. spoke truth at Aretha Franklin’s funeral. The Queen of Soul’s... Read more »

No, I will not acknowledge my 'white privilege'

When I confess, I acknowledge my sins. Being white is not one of them. Nor are the sins committed by other white people. Nor will I acknowledge that “white privilege” got me to where I am because it propelled me to the head of some fanciful line.  Nor will l–an old white man– agree that accepting my... Read more »
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Uh oh, Memorial Day might have originated in the Confederacy

Perhaps that will trouble the hard left fanatics who want to scrub the nation clean of anything that recalls the Confederacy. And who labels anyone who doesn’t agree with the militants a racist and someone who longs for the return of the good old days of slavery. President Lyndon Johnson and Congress in their infinite... Read more »
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