Category Archives: Nationalism

Dear America: You’re not exactly covering yourself in glory

Donald Trump is the internet troll of presidential politics. When he’s securely removed from the objects of his scorn, he’s tough as nails; when he’s in their presence, he quivers… Read more »

Nativism, narcissism, and demagoguery: Say hello to your Republican Presidential nominee

As Trump went full nativist, I called his "immigration address" what it was: a hate speech. https://t.co/9VEacJOICg pic.twitter.com/THhezBH7pK — Rex Huppke (@RexHuppke) September 1, 2016 Let no one speak of… Read more »

Coultergeist: When confronted by a troll, the best response is often to ignore them

Comedy Central’s planned roast of actor Rob Lowe took a vicious turn Saturday night, when celebrity guests took their shots at conservative columnist Ann Coulter in brutal fashion, even by… Read more »

Armchair patriotism isn’t a license to condemn others for exercising their rights

[T]oo many Americans feel like honoring veterans happens during national anthems at sports events. Because our affection for soldiers and their sacrifice is mostly confined to a two-minute rendition of… Read more »

Who knew the 1st Amendment applies only to Conservative White nationalists?

Why is the crowd that says America is no longer great, upset with Colin Kaepernick for pointing out flaws in America? — Alphonso (@VGIII) August 27, 2016 I have a… Read more »