After the killing of nine black people at a church in Charleston, South Carolina, many citizens of our country seem in a frenzy to ban “offensive” symbols, wherever they may be perceived. Because the alleged shooter was once photographed with a Confederate flag, that flag is now being taken down and/or banned from public and private property all over the USA.
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Tagged Alexander Hamilton, Big Stick ideology, Black Hills, Confederate flag, Crazy Horse, De Smet statue, Eugenics, Gutzon Borglum, Hillary Clinton, hoop skirts, Jefferson Davis, King Louis IX, Korczak Ziolkowski, language bias, Margaret Sanger, microaggression, Mount Rushmore, nativity scenes, Negro Bill Canyon, open thread, Robert E. Lee, Roosevelt Corrollary, Sioux, Stone Mountain, Stonewall Jackson, Teddy Roosevelt, Ten Commandments, Uranus
Following on the heels of an infamous microaggression committed recently by Hillary Clinton against blacks, Barack Obama committed what could be described as a microaggression against Mexicans and Mexican-Americans, when he spontaneously broke into a song that celebrates the “frontiersman” Davy Crockett. (Trigger warning: Listen above to Obama praise white oppressor Davy Crockett in song.)
Posted in Hillary Clinton, Ideology, Media bias, Open Threads, Racism, Satire, Snark
Tagged Alamo, Barack Hussein Obama II, Confederate flag, Davy Crockett, Hillary Clinton, macaca, microaggression, microinsult, Minnesota flag, trigger warning, white privilege