There’s a marked increase in hostility on the Right, directed to the Right. However, if the Left were ever to engage in any kind of in-depth introspection, leftism would fall apart like the intellectual house-of-cards it is. It would become nothing more than a vast collection of tiny, spluttering splinter groups feuding and scrapping over tiny niche issues, well below the radar of a media corps too power-hungry to focus on such penny-ante flapdoodle.
Only a pathetically amateurish hack “news” organization would ever include, in something called a news feature, a schlock phrase like “in an area prone to increasingly intense forest fires due to climate change.” National Public Radio is just such a pathetically amateurish hack organization.
You can do something that has important positive results, when irresponsible half-wits broadcast harmful, slanderous garbage to thousands of people. You just have to make the effort. You can’t let such poison pass by unanswered. To paraphrase a common phrase out and about today: Hear something? Say something!
In the all too recent past you could have made the case that white Americans were directly responsible for much of the suffering in non-white, and especially black, America, but not anymore… and not for more than three generations. Now things are very different. The responsibility for much of non-white America’s suffering belongs to: Leftist America.
Now, mind you, I don’t often disagree with the Great Kevin Williamson, because that moniker — the Great — is well deserved. Williamson is one of the finest, most intelligent, deepest observers of the local and world scenes.
In a rather interesting coincidence, after having written this piece, I was searching around the internet and found someone — … Continue reading Leftism is Ignorance and Stupidity (Part II) (Credit Where Credit is Due)
Leftism is ignorance because its “ideas” always seem the most attractive when one knows, or has thought, the least about them. When one is at his most ignorant about them. Leftism is stupidity because when, with the passage of time, the leftist ideas prove as wrong-headed, damaging, disastrous or barbaric as they inevitably do, only very stupid, or corrupt, people remain leftists.