Category Archives: New Discourses

The Great Silencing of America and the Hallmarks of Woke Totalitarianism

THE GREAT SILENCING OF AMERICA AND THE HALLMARKS OF WOKE TOTALITARIANISM Introduction When Francis Fukuyama wrote his seminal article, “The End of History” in 1989, in which he stated that liberal democracy would be the world’s final form of governance, he was proclaiming the end of the era of competing alternative ideologies, even the end of ideology itself. Other forms of rule,

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Me and White Supremacy: How to Recognize that Everything is About Race

ME AND WHITE SUPREMACY: HOW TO RECOGNIZE THAT EVERYTHING IS ABOUT RACE Me and White Supremacy: How to Recognise Your Privilege, Combat Racism and Change the World by Layla F. Saad is just the thing to carry round if you want to signal that you are not just talking the intersectional talk, but doing the work (and in these post-Black Lives Matter times,

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Breaking Down Critical Social Justice Theory in K-12 Education

Breaking Down Critical Social Justice Theory in K-12 Education Here, James Lindsay sits down with high school teacher Will Reusch to talk about an issue of far more importance than the attention it is currently getting: the deep encroachment of Critical Social Justice Theory and activism into our primary and secondary education programs. As they discuss, it is certainly true

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Social Justice Terminology: Translations from the Wokish

SOCIAL JUSTICE TERMINOLOGY: TRANSLATIONS FROM THE WOKISH A must bookmark for those interested and/or concerned with CRT This encyclopedia of Social Justice terminology exists for a simple purpose: to create in one place a first attempt to pierce the fog and expose the language used by the ideology of Social Justice in plain language so that people can better understand

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On Anti-Racism and American Identity

On Anti-Racism and American Identity “To accept one’s past – one’s history – is not to drown in it; it is learning how to use it.” -James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time Rising homicide rates, billions of dollars in property damage, dissenters purged from mainstream institutions, and few tangible policy changes to show for it. The initial excitement over America’s “racial reckoning” in the wake of George

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For Racial Healing, Reject Critical Race Theory

For Racial Healing, Reject Critical Race Theory OCTOBER 19, 2020, JAMES LINDSAY Imagine you own a small shop, perhaps something like a tailor shop where you have to assist each customer individually, and you find yourself in the situation where two people have entered at almost exactly the same time. One is white, and the other is black. You’re a

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Why Schools Are Teaching Our Kids “Social Justice”

WHY SCHOOLS ARE TEACHING OUR KIDS “SOCIAL JUSTICE” OCTOBER 17, 2020 JAMES LINDSAY The Woke have a very specific conception of the world and a very specific mission that has everything to do with that conception. Most of us, going about our daily lives and getting hit with Critical Social Justice — the ideology that leads one to become “woke”

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