Monday Morning Quarterbacking

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America once admired courage. Now its highest political leaders and many citizens attack it. Because courage is challenging what America stands for. Does it mean keep your guns, but give up your speech? Does . . . → Read More: Monday Morning Quarterbacking

Braying At The UN

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A blind mule with a heroin habit couldn’t have been more tone deaf or self-absorbed than Donald Trump in his first UN speech. Coursing in his veins was that magic portion of . . . → Read More: Braying At The UN

A Storm Of Disrepect

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(Some of you know I live near Charleston, SC and the area felt the effects of Irma’s outer bands of winds and rain. Power was out for several hours. No major damage . . . → Read More: A Storm Of Disrepect

A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words.

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And so is a cartoon. Here are several of the week’s best.

 

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The Politics Of Plastic Peannuts

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Have you ever had to hunt for an item in a shipping box filled with plastic peanuts? It requires a careful search and a wide hand to avoid damaging an . . . → Read More: The Politics Of Plastic Peanuts

Tweeter Is The New Nuclear Code

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Discussions of racism/white identity politics/white supremacy confuse white identity with white supremacy! These discussions also completely ignore the space in-between: the shifting continuum that occurs during crises or perceived crises. These . . . → Read More: Tweeter Is The New Nuclear Code

Take Racism Of The Pedestals Of History

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Who knew Trump would turn the monumental ugliness of racism and fascism into things “beautiful”? That white men no one can identify, astride iron horses are three . . . → Read More: Take Racism Of The Pedestals Of History

The Narrative Of White Supremacy

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Listening closely, Trump’s skillful deflection within the white supremacist narrative has three parts. First, it avoids the use of the term white supremacy, Nazi or neo-Nazi, and uses the sanitized sticker, . . . → Read More: The Narrative Of White Supremacy

Violence Is An Artifact Of America's History Chest

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You need to get a life, conservatives, if you are excited by the vicarious thrill of tough talk with North Korea. Seriously, you are hyped by bully threats? . . . → Read More: Violence Is An Artifact Of America’s History Chest

Trump's Fall From Love And Grace

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Is the joint proposed bill from Arkansas’ Tom Cotton, Georgia’s David Perdue and Trump to restrict legal immigration by cutting it in half and creating a language and financial means test . . . → Read More: Trump’s Fall From Love And Grace