Suicidal Snowflakes

Just because I have a short attention span doesn\’t mean I…

Interesting article.

Ok, we all know I hang on Malcom Gladwell's every word. But this guy could be next on my [short] list of journalists that I think are actually thought-provoking, and not just toting one party line or another. Lift that bardge, tote that bail. Anyways… 

"And, though Islamic extremism is one of the most pernicious forms of evil opportunism that has ever existed, we have felt compelled to fight it with an almost managerial minimalism that shows us to be beyond the passions of war–and thus well dissociated from the avariciousness of the white supremacist past"

 So, go on, give it a readsy:

White Guilt and the Western Past


Basically, he lays out our left/right cultural conflict with this war and the execution there-of.  Without judgment, and without holding anything back.  It's occationally nice to see someone take a step outside of the politics of the situation and look at it differently.   


May 5, 2006 - Posted by | Social and Politics

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