A Space for People of Color, By People of Color. Be Cool.
A Space for People of Color, By People of Color. Be Cool.

“But that’s just the thing: The full and chilling context of the rise of

white nationalists to power in the United States isn’t obvious to

everyone. And it gets more and more obscured by using the language of

“hardliners” and “partisanship” and “ideology” without acknowledging

that the “hard line” is rooted in eliminationist racism, that the

“partisanship” is on behalf of a party that has become the party of

white conservative Christian resentment, and the “ideology” is a

horrifying blend of Nazism and Neo-Confederate thought, wrapped in an

American flag and bent on establishing an ethno-religious authoritarian

state.”

 

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I mean, I thought it was blatantly screamingly obvious.

The Kerkorian quoted - in the vaunted “paper of record” - is the head of what the SPLC has already characterized as a hate group.

What’s that line about “fascism” and “America” and “wrapped in a flag” and “carrying a cross”, again …?

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Illustration for article titled Signal Boost: To the New York Times - This is No Time to Normalize White Supremacyem/em

 

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