It’s becoming ever clearer that the decades-long campaign for civil rights has morphed into a campaign against Western Civilization and European ethnicity. As the most recent evidence of this, I submit an editorial published Tuesday in the Texas State University newspaper (click the picture to enlarge to read; if needed, save to your computer then use the zoom feature in a photo viewer ap):
“Until then, remember this: I hate you because you shouldn’t exist.” This pretty well encapsulates leftist identity politics. There is no compromising with such an attitude. That this showed up in a campus newspaper should cause everyone to examine more closely what’s being taught in our universities. No apologies over historical wrongs, let alone reparations, will satisfy those who hold such hatred. Our language has been so tortured that “anti-racism” has really come to mean “anti-White,” and “anti-fascism” merely fascist thuggery in disguise.
The more I see of this, the angrier I become. If there is no intention of ethnic reconciliation, then we are left with tribalism. I’m not sure these hotheads understand their rantings will cause many who never gave their European ethnicity a second thought to begin to defend it ever more strongly. The principle of actions having equal and opposite reactions shows up in social sciences, too.
Sadly, the hatred being expressed toward whites is likely to reawaken in them some of the same attitudes many worked hard to overcome in the middle of the last century. The seeds people like the campus writer are planting will bear bitter fruit indeed.
“It was not part of their blood,
It came to them very late
With long arrears to make good,
When the English began to hate…”
– Rudyard Kipling