Category Archives: Progressives

Libraries Are Tools of Racist Oppression… or Something…

     It has long been clear that the Progressive Left believe everything is racist (or sexist or homophobic or &c.). Yes, even libraries are tools of racist oppression! “If you look at any United States library’s collection, especially those in higher … Continue reading

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First They Came For The Drinking Straws

     California, where banning plastic straws is all the rage, and where there have been serious attempts to ban everything from printed receipts to the internal combustion engine, is not pushing forward with an initiative to make it illegal for hotels … Continue reading

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Firing Line Friday: Vietnam and the Intellectuals

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      Far too often, the response to Progressive intellectuals is an anti-intellectualism that, rather than fight those intellectuals, conceded … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – The College Left: Segregation by Race; Inhuman Conservatives; Literal Cannibalism

     Another “quick takes” on items where there is too little to say to make a complete article, but is still important enough to comment on.      The focus this time: Eat the rich… literally.      First, a little soothing, dulcet mood music: … Continue reading

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Transing of Cancer

     There is little doubt that when healthcare becomes “free” and thus rationed, non-medically necessary procedures, like abortions and so-called “gender conforming” operations/hormone treatments would get preference over kids dying of cancer.      Now, however, they can kill two birds with one … Continue reading

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The De-liberation of Venezuela

     Chavez and then Maduro claimed, in large part, to be liberating the Venezuelan people. They’ve certainly succeeded in “liberating” them from peace and prosperity. Why they even used the vaunted Cuban healthcare system to “liberate” them from their own health … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – Unhealthy California: Los Angeles; San Francisco; San Diego

     Another “quick takes” on items where there is too little to say to make a complete article, but is still important enough to comment on.      The focus this time: Fools’ Golden State      First, a little mood music:      Carrying on…      Though … Continue reading

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White People are Temporal Oppressors

     It is integral to the Progressive Left’s view that everything is not only racist, but created by White people in order to oppress people is some nefarious scheme of oppressive oppressiveness. Case in point: “White people own time“. “[T] he … Continue reading

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In The U.K., Blindness Is Free

     When healthcare is a “right”, we are told, no one will be turned away from treatment because of lack of ability to pay before getting treatment. This, of course is true… however, far too many assume that this “free healthcare” … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – Whiteness: Racist Felt; Racist Lack of Reparations; Racist Lack of White Privilege Acknowledgement

     Another “quick takes” on items where there is too little to say to make a complete article, but is still important enough to comment on.      The focus this time: Oh, those White people…      First, a little mood music:      Carrying on… … Continue reading

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