“A New Variety of Privilege”
[Shanta] Driver’s position seems instead to be based on the contemporary leftist theory that groups certified as “oppressed” deserve special treatment at the expense of the “privileged.” Such a view, however, collapses in its own illogic. A system that gives special treatment to members of an “oppressed” group is simply a new variety of privilege.
Yes, The Left is supposed to be about “equality.” Yet, with every single issue that comes along, there is always one class of people The Left wants to win all the time, and another class of people they want to be beaten all of the time. And, of course, they’re full of complaints whenever they don’t win. All of the time.
They’re not about equality and they never have been. Where did we ever get such an idea? They said so?
Why Is Religion A Big Deal In The 2008 Election? A Candidate Is To Blame, But Probably Not The One You Think
Numerous people have noted that religion has played a surprisingly large role in 2008 primaries. Is that because Mike Huckabee
Make sure to check out Conservative Grapevine today, where you’ll find links like: Mark Steyn: Capitalism is the real ‘agent
Over at MyDD, Chris Bowers wrote a convoluted 1176 word piece trying to explain to his fellow liberals how he