A massive point of confusion I’ve noticed these past months in the realm of politics is in the conflict between perceived fascists, and alleged anti-fascists. Somehow in 2017, the definitions of the term fascist have become so loose, that practically anyone who disagrees with far-left policies can be defined as one. This is dangerous, as … Continue reading Being Anti-Fascism Doesn’t Excuse Violent Behavior
A random thought came across my mind today as I re-watched footage of the violence that occurred in Berkeley just the other day. In the footage, I saw hordes of young college aged students, all which donned black attire and borderline riot gear and were actively committing violence and causing chaos in their city. These … Continue reading Are Superhero Films Responsible For the Violent Left?
Ever since the drama in Charlottesville occurred, we’ve seen a harsh media shift from concerns of Russian hacking and data leaking, to coverage of a full blown culture war where nobody is safe, even the dead. As President Trump brought up in one of his many press conferences lately, every single person is being examined … Continue reading Why Don’t Democrats Support Freedom of Speech?
Today, CNN changed a headline covering Antifa from saying that “Antifa was fighting for peace with violence”, to “Unmasking the Leftist Antifa Movement”. It might not seem like much, but this sly title change is enough to totally recontextualize an entire movement. Time after time, the media has positioned hate groups like Black Lives Matter … Continue reading Why is the Media Defending Antifa?
A worrying trend that's been popping up since the events in Charlottesville is how quickly everyone has been to justify the actions of hate groups and terrorists in order to condemn White Supremacists and Neo-Nazis. I've seen scores of celebrities and political figures say that immigration, radical Islam, and Antifa are somehow non-issues, and that … Continue reading It’s Time to Stop Justifying Evil
Just yesterday, J.K. Rowling, arguably the most popular living author, made it a point to slander the President of the United States based off a tweet she saw on her timeline. Without taking just two seconds to verify that what she was sharing was indeed true, Rowling posted to her millions of followers that President … Continue reading How J.K. Rowling Showed Our Society Has a Lying Problem