I believe what I say and believe I am right. Thus, the title of my column, Undeniably Right. Take it as you will, that I'm a conservative or I have a huge ego and believe I am always correct. Sometimes those things overlap, sometimes not.
Of course racism exists but I'd like to pose an hypothesis about racism. Can it really exist in this world as it used to not that long ago? How do we know whom to be racist against? That might be the better question.
The El Paso shooter's manifesto was widely represented to be that of a white supremacist hell bent on killing people just because they were Mexican. That's not exactly what he said in his writings. What he said is that race mixing was not a good thing because we are losing our diversity. Promotion of diversity is definitely a progressive talking point, not that of a white supremacist.
We are at war. In fact we've been at war for a couple of decades, but most of you just didn't know it. You think you know but you don't. I'm not talking about fighting the Taliban, ISIS, or other terror groups in Afghanistan or Iraq. We have been at war with China for quite a long time. We just haven't been fighting the war.
The Chinese want to be not only the most powerful military force in the world, they also want to be the dominant economic power. They have been winning the war on both fronts for at least 20 years. While I say we haven't been fighting the war, in a way we've been fighting in the 'liberal' way, by capitulating and giving them what they've demanded hoping China would stop their aggression.
Generally I am fairly tolerant and polite to those with whom I disagree. That doesn't mean I'm not passionate about some of my viewpoints, but I respect your right to disagree. I can't really keep you from being wrong. But there are times when I think it's appropriate to be less than kind to some in our society. One of those times is right now.
Those of you that are calling our President a racist for criticizing Elijah Cummings and the conditions in his district need to just shut your pie hole. The words I am using in my head for you are not allowed on these pages or the airwaves but I'm sure your pea sized brain can figure out what words I'm thinking.
While it seems that one topic dominates the news cycles these days, hatred for President Trump, there is so much else to talk about. And a lot of important news that is going unnoticed by the vast majority of our population. Or maybe I just can't decide which specific topic I want to discuss in this week's column. You know what that means, a random thoughts and observation discussion.
If you don't listen to Candace Owen's podcast, you should. She and her guests not only discuss a wide range of topics, but they are very articulate and able to break down complicated and emotional topics into language that is very easy to understand. Michael Knowles was her guest last week. It was very good.
It's a tactic used by so many politicians over the years; if you want support for anything, say something that evokes a strong emotional response in the voter base and you will most likely get their support. Fear happens to be the most effective of those emotions and the Democrats have done an outstanding job of using the tactic.
Whether it's taking away someone's rights, killing grandma, starving children, or tearing families apart, the liberals have been able to create strong emotions among the people and stay in power. The problem is that most of the time what they are telling you is absolutely false. When the narrative is somewhat accurate, it's usually the policies favored by the liberals that will kill grandma or starve kids.
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If you are reading this, it’s most likely the result of a series of events in your life which have drawn your interest and attention to the fact that our world is quite a bit different from what we’ve been told by our school teachers, by the news media, by Hollywood, and by politicians.
Have you ever compromised in order to get some of what you wanted rather than nothing? Yes you have. You have probably supported political compromises from your favorite elected officials for the same reason. Yet, when it comes to the history of America, the left doesn't seem to understand the compromises that were made in order to create this nation.
Nike listened to its 'expert' on social issues, Colin Kaepernick, and pulled a shoe bearing the "Betsy Ross Flag" from distribution because CK said it offended him. Not only that, it offended all blacks because that flag, like the Confederate battle flag, represented slavery. I did not know that, and I went to school at a time when they actually taught some U.S. history.
Let's sum up the Democrat candidates for their presidential nomination stance on the major issues: Iran having a nuclear weapon is good but Americans having guns is bad. Killing unborn babies, even after they're born, is OK but children in cages is not. At what age is it OK to put them in a cage just so we're clear? Going to college is good; paying for college yourself is bad. The rest of the world is perfect; America is broken and evil. Everything that Obama and Bill Clinton did is good, but when Trump does the same thing it's bad. Government run health care in the rest of the world is excellent, and our health care system is the worst. Just ask the veterans and Native Americans who get free government health care. We love tolerance unless you disagree with us, then you must be silenced.
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