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I could have written a long essay spelling out every connection between the following nine items, but it just isn’t necessary. The connections are obvious, and so is the conclusion: that the state of racial discourse in this country has never been more dismal. Item (1): “Free speech covers all, even the primitive” (Charlotte Observer, […]

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Here’s a clear example of the fundamental fallacy of race relations: that disparate impact somehow implies disparate treatment. In February, black anthropologist Michael L. Blakey of the College of William and Mary offered everything from [black-white] income disparity to blacks’ abilities to get good jobs as proof that the effects of slavery, Jim Crow laws, […]

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Update: the original “Black Invention Myths” website has gone down, but you can find all the content here. Happy Black Alternate History Month, everybody! If you don’t know what that is, have no fear: Unamusement Park is here to help. Black Alternate History Month, or National African American Revisionist History Month, is “an annual [compulsory] […]

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Via Stuff Black People Don’t Like. Detroit is failing — no, Detroit has failed. This should not come as a surprise, because Detroit is full of black people. The city’s failure is entirely their fault. So we shouldn’t say Detroit has failed; we should say black people have failed. Again. Detroit has the highest concentration […]

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Race-baiting white-haters — or, to use their preferred name, “anti-racists” — devote enormous amounts of time to fabricating almost unimaginably vast and complex conspiracies of (systemic white) racism about which to complain (often very profitably). The subject of today’s post, for instance, describes racism — white racism, obviously — as nothing less than “a systemic, […]

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Call it a debate. Call it an experiment. Call it trolling. Call it what you will. I came in good faith, with my little theory and my big stack of supporting evidence. I was ready to make my case. How would they respond? My expectations could hardly have been lower. But their mindless groupthink took […]

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Hi kids! My name’s Unamused, and I’m here to wish you a happy Black History Month and talk to you a bit about white pride. Now, if you’re not white, that’s okay. You’ll want to listen too, because this is a celebration of diversity. How many of you know what race is? No, not a […]

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Some black guys would like you to meet Terrence. Poor Terrence: … Let’s take some time to get to know this unfortunate soul. … Because of his successful parents, Terrence here was brought up in the suburbs…with white people. Alas, this was the fatal flaw. You see, unlike his parents, Terrence has never felt struggle. […]

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