From the N-Word to Code Words

September 20, 2010

The evolution of the race card in American politics.

By Christopher Hitchens

"At the beginning of the summer, my conservative friend David Frum made a joking remark that stayed with me. The evolution of right-wing abuse of President Barack Obama, he said, was not unlike the evolution of American pornography."

Read more (Slate)


FGFM said...

A fine combination of false equivalence and tu quoque.

Anonymous said...

FGFM's father was a racist.

FGFM said...

My atheist father is still alive and will probably outlive Hitch.

Anonymous said...

FGFM's father is a racist.

FGFM said...

Don't be such a lesbian.


Christopher reads from Hitch-22: A Memoir