identity politics

Identity Politics in America: An Obama Administration Post-Mortem

Wednesday, November 9, 2016
National News

... After denigrating millions of Trump supporters as “deplorable” and “irredeemable” earlier this year, Clinton then unctuously confessed on election eve: “I regret deeply how angry the tone of the campaign became.”

Note the classic textbook employment of the passive voice to evade personal responsibility.

Anti-Trump violence may backfire

Denver Post
Sunday, June 19, 2016
National News
The angry, often violent, organized protests that have accompanied Donald Trump’s rallies in states holding Republican primaries are a preview of the kind of behavior likely in store for us at both the Republican and Democratic conventions in July.

Identity Politics: squabbling factions

Theodore Roosevelt observed:


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