Addison Del Mastro
Addison Del Mastro
Addison Del Mastro is assistant editor for The American Conservative. He tweets at @ad_mastro.
No, Miss, Taking Off Your Clothes Won’t Create Social Justice

If ‘respectability politics’ is naively misguided, then so is the belief that professionalism and its attendant rules are a form of oppression or social injustice.

Social Justice Warriors Define Bigotry Down So They Can Stay In Business

Faced with the possibility that bigotry as previously defined is largely eradicated, the machinery of activism is under quite a strong incentive to remain in business.

Political Correctness Is A Tax On Communication

It takes an enormous amount of mental effort to navigate an uncertain and arbitrary set of pieties, and it raises the costs of engaging in frank, forthright, human conversation.