Religious leaders face political powder keg in addressing race

“BLM is in conflict with Church teaching regarding marriage, family and the sanctity of life,” [Spokane Bishop Thomas ] Daly said. “Moreover, it is disturbing that BLM has not vocally condemned the recent violence that has torn apart so many cities. Its silence has not gone unheard. One need not stand with BLM to stand … Read more Religious leaders face political powder keg in addressing race

Larry Elder’s new doc, ‘Uncle Tom,’ will frighten the American left

  The Reviews Are in: ‘Uncle Tom’ is a Hit! | Larry Elder   Is there anything more frightening to the American political left and their high media priests of the woke world than Black Americans who think for themselves and refuse to kneel? No. Black people who become conservatives and dare question Democratic Party … Read more Larry Elder’s new doc, ‘Uncle Tom,’ will frighten the American left

The ‘Diversity’ Trap

A shallow, reductive version of diversity that first gained a foothold in progressive political spaces has rapidly spread across American institutions and the corporate world. It values skin color and other inherited characteristics above all else, largely ignores class issues, and overlooks the benefits of real diversity, like the anti-fragile resilience created by fostering people … Read more The ‘Diversity’ Trap

To combat racism, try reviving the black family

Gomez has made an assertion of evil, the evil of racism, as if it were endemic in America and self-evident. I do not deny that relations between blacks and whites in the United States are bad. I also do not deny that human beings will use race as a cause for enmity; anything will be … Read more To combat racism, try reviving the black family

Racism Is An Empty Thesis

Peter Winkler: Professor Loury, hundreds of thousands of people in American cities have been protesting that police treat black people more harshly than other populations. The reason, they say, is systemic racism. What do you think? Glenn Loury: This is a representation that has developed a life of its own. The claim is: the police … Read more Racism Is An Empty Thesis

America Begins to See More Clearly Now What Its Black Citizens Always Knew

It reminded me of the conversation back in the Pentagon during my last week in uniform. I told my colleague that since my 16th birthday I’d been pulled over about 40 times by police — almost always escaping citations by intentionally handing over my military ID along with my driver’s license. I told him of … Read more America Begins to See More Clearly Now What Its Black Citizens Always Knew