With the rise of the New Cruelty come all kinds of ugly usually racist misogynistic ugly. Aaron Schlossberg provides the latest installment as he goes off on a racist rant in a Manhattan coffee shop following the example set by the Ol’ Pussy Grabber.
With so many proposals for arming teachers and suggestions that good guys with guns can stop bad guys with guns and then actual mass shootings where unarmed good guys stop the armed bad guys and violent arrests of young women because of plastic cutlery, you gotta wonder, would I shoot an unarmed black man if I had the chance? This implicit bias game helps you figure it all out.
We all have seen the vacuous and willfully ignorant trolls on social media. Ye Olde Blogge is no stranger to them. Here are a couple exemplifying the most ridiculous trends in social media trolling and commenting.
Real science is the basis for some real suggestions for what non-rapey men should do during this time of accusation, denial, and faux apologies. The advice that results might even surprise #MattDamon!
White people who insist that they should be able to use the n-word, too, have gotten it wrong. The analogous term to the n-word being used by black people is cracker being used by white people. To be completely fair and equal, they are welcome to use cracker any time they want.
White privilege means that white needs, wants, and sensitivities are all assumed. Non-whites know how to act white. White people only know how to act white. White people need to end racism. We can make a down payment on that by relinquishing any and all claims to the n-word.