Category Archives: Culture Wars

New Yorker: “Is America Headed for a New Kind of Civil War?”

A writer in The New Yorker asks “Is America Headed for a New Kind of Civil War?”: America’s stability is increasingly an undercurrent in political discourse. Earlier this year, I began a conversation with Keith Mines about America’s turmoil. Mines … Continue reading

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It’s Jill!

The P.C. Commissars find “It’s Pat!” hateful and would never allow something like it to air today: During a panel about transgender representation on TV during the Television Critics Association press tour, Transparent creator Jill Soloway noted that Julia Sweeney’s long-running Saturday Night … Continue reading

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AirBnB Blocks Attendees of ‘Far Right’ Rally

The new fascism of the Left marches onward. From Time: Airbnb has deleted the accounts of some users affiliated with far-right political groups planning to attend a “Unite the Right” rally organized by white nationalists this week in Charlottesville, Virginia. … Continue reading

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Radical Feminism => Gender ‘Fluidity’

Scott Yenor makes a compelling case that the Political Correctness madness surrounding transgenderism and other upcoming notions of gender ‘fluidity’ is a logical extension of post-60s radical feminism: In today’s culture wars, yesterday’s common sense is often tomorrow’s bigotry. No … Continue reading

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Hollywood: Confederate v. Black America

From the world of liberal cable programming, we will have the privilege of not one, but two competing, alternative-history dramas about blacks. Both sound insufferable. From Deadline: A century and a half after slavery was abolished in the U.S., the … Continue reading

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Fluidity as Virtue Signaling

Here is actor Andrew Garfield on playing a gay character in the over the top, hagiographical play Angels in America: “As far as I know, I am not a gay man,” he told Out. “Maybe I’ll have an awakening later in … Continue reading

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Farstar

Jack Ryan notes: “The very talented graphic artist Farstar has created a rather disturbing comic envisioning a day where 3rd world migrants might not always be the Left’s obedient pets.”

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NYT: “Why the Far Right Wants to Be the New ‘Alternative’ Culture”

The NYT is finally realizing the Alt-Right represents today’s counter-culture. Stop the press! From “Why the Far Right Wants to Be the New ‘Alternative’ Culture” by John Herrman: A wide-eyed observer of today’s political media wouldn’t just see different voices … Continue reading

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NYT: Shakespeare’s #Resistance in the Park

As if to rub the Right’s noses in some Central Park dogsh*t, the NYT has a piece titled “Protesters Outside ‘Julius Caesar’ in Central Park, and Laughs Inside”. That very juxtaposition in the title, given a play about the brutal … Continue reading

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Fearless Girl

The lame ‘fearless girl’ bronze statue that was placed opposite the ‘Charging Bull’ of Wall Street instantly changed the ‘meaning’ of the Bull itself, which outraged the Bull’s sculptor. In “Girl Against Bull”, Irmin Vinson notes: Like many feminist creations, … Continue reading

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