Antiracism as (Flawed) Religion

John McWhorter continues to really impress me with his political commentary. His most recent piece is Antiracism, Our Flawed New Religion. In it, McWhorter continues his attack on White Privilege theory, primarily for being (1) practically useless … [Read more]

New SPECTRE Trailer Released

Finally, the new trailer has been released for the upcoming James Bond film SPECTRE. This apparent throwback to the old-school Bond films not only features Christoph Waltz in a Blofeldish Chinese collar, but the trailer also uses the theme … [Read more]

Should White Men Stop Writing?

That was the question a self-described "white, male poet—a white, male poet who is aware of his privilege and sensitive to inequalities facing women, POC, and LGBTQ individuals in and out of the writing community" asked at The Blunt Instrument ("a … [Read more]

Open Carry Overkill

I've been following Michael Yon for quite some time, since he was an independent journalist embedded with US armed forces in Iraq and then Afghanistan. He's a bit of a loose cannon, and I certainly don't agree with everything he writes, but this post … [Read more]