Tag Archives: racism

Happy Birthday, President Obama!

Because of Donald Trump, many people are realizing how good we had things during the 8 years from 2009 to 2017, including me.   A very bad president is making his predecessor (who otherwise might have seemed just a tad better … Continue reading

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What Color Am I? A True Story About Race Identity and Racism.

Originally posted on A Blog About Healing From PTSD:
I have never been able to understand racism. Not even when I lived in an all-white town and believed that I, too, was 100% white. If racists were a tiny minority…

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The eerie similarities between the alt-right and Charles Manson’s cult.

When Charles Manson, the infamous mass murderer who ordered his followers to carry out a series of brutal murders in 1969, died in prison in early November,  I was intrigued by the many comments I read that half-jokingly (but also … Continue reading

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The choice is yours.

  A reminder from James Martin, SJ (via Twitter) In case anyone has forgotten: Child abuse is a sin. Sexual abuse is a sin. Sexual harassment is a sin. Racism, and white supremacy, is a sin. Jesus asks us to … Continue reading

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The alt-right are the real snowflakes.

The alt-right loves to gaslight those of us who don’t support Trump by calling us snowflakes, but they’re the real snowflakes because they are so afraid of everything. And I mean everything.  Even progress.  Especially progress! In spite of all the … Continue reading

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Trump goes off the rails with hate that leaves us aghast

Originally posted on THE SHINBONE STAR:
Yes, this GIF has been used on this site before, but can’t have too much of a good thing. EDITOR’S NOTE: The 45th president of the United States went off the rails today in a…

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Listen up, fake Christians and white nationalists.

The Bible you claim to love so much has a lot to say about racism and the kind of deplorable behavior shown in Charlottesville, Virginia this morning.   Maybe it’s time to admit you’ve been wrong about this, and a … Continue reading

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Trump’s personality disorder brings out the worst in everyone.

I think it’s pretty safe to say Donald Trump has a very malignant case of Narcissistic Personality Disorder and appears to fit all of its psychiatric criteria.    Unfortunately, he’s only the tip of the iceberg, merely a symptom of … Continue reading

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Rethinking political correctness.

On January 13, 2015, I wrote an article criticizing political correctness, explaining that it was a tactic some narcissists use to control others.   According to Charlton Heston, political correctness was tyranny wrapped in a happy face.     He … Continue reading

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I’m proud of my son.

I must have done something right raising him.   He manages a convenience store, and today while my son was running the register, an old white guy standing in line started making racist slurs.  There was a black man standing … Continue reading

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