The GOP Opened Pandora’s Box and are Shocked we can’t go Back to Normal

When the Trump train rolled into Q central and truly went off the rails in 2017, people initially laughed off the cult's influence on American politics. Many saw the rapidly growing group as a childish mash up of conspiracy theories pulled from across the lexicon of paranoia. Those who looked a bit deeper saw foundational … Continue reading The GOP Opened Pandora’s Box and are Shocked we can’t go Back to Normal

How Media Fans the Flames of Culture War and Allows Fringe Figures to Gain Power

In our discussions of identity politics to this point I've mostly centered on left/right aspects and divides along race, explaining how statistics have been used in misleading ways to fear monger white conservatives into anti-immigration and supremacist attitudes, stoking their suspicion of any "other" and driving us to the edge of a cliff that half … Continue reading How Media Fans the Flames of Culture War and Allows Fringe Figures to Gain Power

Examining Underlying White Supremacy Within the American Identity

This post goes hand in hand with my previous; Disproving Misleading Statistics and Analyzing the Harm of Identity Politics Many white Americans don't give too much thought to what other ethnic groups income is in comparison to theirs, and this goes across the board for many Americans in general. There isn't a consideration for conditions … Continue reading Examining Underlying White Supremacy Within the American Identity