The racism of modern feminism

We noted, three weeks ago, on both The First Street Journal and RedState, that über-feminist Amanda Marcotte, long a documenter of the what she believes is a “rape epidemic” due to Teh Evil White Cisheteronormative Patriarchy™, has somehow failed to pay the slightest bit of attention to the sexual assaults on New Year’s Eve in …

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Amanda Marcotte clams up Feminism has been completely subsumed by leftism, and feminists know when they have to shut up

Salon writer Amanda Marcotte has always, always! been insistent on women’s rights, a frequent writer — and jumper-to-conclusion — concerning sexual assault, and a proponent of the so-called “slut walks,” in which women demonstrate concerning their right to wear whatever they wish or act as they please and not be looked down upon or seen …

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IN New York City, the Freedom of Speech has become the Requirement to Lie

From RedState: Bill de Blasio apes Vladimir Putin with New York City law You will be made to care. By: Neil Stevens (Diary)  |  December 22nd, 2015 at 10:00 AM In 2013 the Russians passed a law, signed by Vladimir Putin, banning speech deemed to be ‘propaganda’ about homosexuality. This law has, of course, drawn …

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The toll of Political Correctness is 14 dead Americans Will anyone learn the right lessons?

July 3, 2001, was a day I will never forget. I was at the concrete plant when the cement tanker driver, a 41 year old independent trucker who looked to be in good shape, complained that his chest hurt. “You’re probably having a heart attack,” I joked. “Well, my left arm does hurt.” We laughed …

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For MSNBC, Thanksgiving isn’t a time to be thankful for what you have It's a time to lie to other people, and to lie to yourself

Thanks to William Teach of the Pirate’s Cove, I saw these wonderful hints from MSNBC on how to enjoy political conversation during Thanksgiving dinner. The byline on the article is simply “MSNBC staff,” so we are informed that this isn’t something designated as an opinion piece, but is simply a standard news (?) article. MSNBC …

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Social Justice Warriors equal Crybullies

JVW, writing on Patterico’s Pontifications, explains his use of the word “crybully:” I have decided that I much prefer the new term “crybully” to the previously-employed “social justice warrior.” The former provides an adequate sense of the contempt with which these youngsters should be held, while the latter has a ring to it that is …

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University of Missouri President Tim Wolfe wimps out If you are unwilling to fight for your job, you do deserve to lose it

For the Social Justice Warriors, the responsibility for any offensive act must be pushed up to the highest ranking normal white male1: U. Missouri president resigns over handling of racial incidents By Susan Svrluga | November 9 at 12:01 PM University of Missouri president Tim Wolfe resigned on Nov. 9 following protests and strikes over …

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From Around the Blogroll Why Da'ish do not fear America edition

We’d expect this from Berkeley or Harvard, but the University of Nebraska? Nebraska university tells students not to say ‘crazy,’ ‘ghetto’ and other bad words By Deena Winter / November 4, 2015 The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has launched a campaign to get students to stop using certain words and phrases including “man up,” “no homo,” …

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Common sense and normality win in Houston

From the Pirate’s Cove: Houston Voters Say No To Houston LGBT Ordinance William Teach | November 4, 2015 – 7:26 am A win for common sense and rationality: (NY Times) A yearlong battle over gay and transgender rights that turned into a costly, ugly war of words between this city’s lesbian mayor and social conservatives …

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