From Black Lives Matter to the white working class, alienated segments of society believe amplifying their tone will allow them to regain power taken from them.
‘The fans of professional football are not powerless – we’re just not yet offended enough to turn the channel.’
Virtue signaling, sanctimonious lecturing, and temper tantrums are the foundations of a newly emerging TV genre in Trump’s America.
Taylor Swift’s atonal chanting about revenge and blaming others for what we do perfectly fits our current politics and culture.
Media coverage, and punditry in particular, has become blatantly skewed toward provocation, rather than persuasion. This is a loss for democracy and our shared humanity.
Amid their male privilege, these Hollywood directors apparently forgot that a sizeable segment of the population has gone barking mad.
In America, you don’t have to choose between shooting selfies and animals.
Why have the tragic events of Charlottesville transformed so many people into irresponsible, violent, censorious, and hysterical lunatics?
Not making a Facebook post is not the same as driving a car into a crowd of people, or as supporting it.
Explaining a cartoon is kind of like having to explain a joke, but that’s just what is necessary after the president apparently retweeted and then deleted a cartoon.
James Damore’s firing surely serves as a warning to anyone who might subvert the utterly inflexible pieties of modern progressivism.
Imagine the outrage and slew of hurt feelings that ‘Straight Outta Compton’ would have elicited if the Internet had been around when N.W.A. was being highly problematic.
If you didn’t read both articles, you could do what the Resistance did, and use different articles as ‘evidence’ that The Federalist supports whatever Trump does.
When we’re sternly admonished that you’re for Trump unless you make it clear you’re against him, the central Trumpist axiom about the danger of political correctness is affirmed.
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