Identity politics breeds identity politics

You’re tribalists, collectivists. You believe that people are defined by the color of their skin, that their identities are wrapped up in the nationalities of their ancestors, that some are worthier – of speech, of freedom, of life – than others, not based merit but on birth. Notice that the above statement applies to both … Continue reading Identity politics breeds identity politics

Congratulations, You’ve Created a Troll Army

This is the life story of a young conservative. We grew up when female superheroes were all the rage, black kids and white kids playing hand-in-hand on the playground was not only normal but encouraged, having a gay best friend made you the coolest kid in school, and anti-Semitism was the greatest evil someone could commit (rightfully so). But then we went to college, and we were taught . . .

Dear Angry Bernie Supporters…

Dear Angry Bernie Supporters, Are you actually that surprised that the die-hard supposedly “anti-establishment” socialist is endorsing the most corrupt, crony-capitalist criminal to ever run for the U.S. presidency? Because I’m not. I’ve come to the conclusion that Bernie Sanders supporters don’t believe in the revolution. They just want to be a part of a revolution. They desperately want … Continue reading Dear Angry Bernie Supporters…