The Roots Of Wokeness – The Weekly Dish

Andrew Sullivan is a superb, important writer. I followed him avidly during his Daily Dish blogging years. So happy he’s returned with the Weekly Dish.  The Roots Of Wokeness – The Weekly Dish: And in this worldview, individuals only exist at all as a place...

Words are not violence

Even repugnant ideas—maybe especially repugnant ideas—must be able to be articulated.  Emily Yoffe’s A Taxonomy of Fear: Confronted with words, ideas, or decisions they dislike, a growing number of people are asserting that they are in danger of...

Aziz and Consent

NSFW WARNING: There is no possible way to discuss the following without using adult language and talking about sex in graphic terms. Enjoy. It may be the curse of all aged human beings to watch the world they knew in their youth fade away as they begin to bemoan the...

Obama defends Kaepernick rights; ignores protest

This would seem to indicate that Kaepernick’s protest is falling on deaf ears:The president said he hasn’t paid close attention to Kaepernick’s protest, but he added that he has no doubt that Kaepernick is sincere and “cares about some real,...