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It is only a week since my last report on leftist fascism and bigotry. Yet, in that short week the number of new examples of violence, intolerance, bigotry, and hate coming from liberal and leftwing activists is almost more than I can keep up with. Below is a small sampling, all from the period from March 6 to March 12:
- Jordan Peterson Speech at Queen’s College in Canada Met With Broken Windows, Calls to ‘Burn it Down’
- Anti-Gentrification ‘Activists’ Embrace Violence, Threats
- Vandals at CUNY Kingsborough Community College deface photo of pro-Trump admin’s deceased father with anti-Semitic messages
- Segregated Staff Meetings at a Public Middle School in Evanston, Illinois
- Trent University in Canada to host ‘It’s OK to be (Against) White(ness)’ event
- Librarians at Simmons College in Boston argue Christians who say ‘God bless you’ are Islamophobic
- Why won’t Georgia protect Christian speech on campus?
- Christian students at Wayne State sue university for revoking club status
- Did Harvard sanction this Christian student group just to teach it a lesson?
This week’s stories highlight three themes that clearly dominate today’s leftist activist movement of outrage. First, there is the use of violence and mob action to attack things they don’t agree with or dislike, as illustrated in the first two stories. If you click on the link to the Jordan Peterson speech, you can see some video of these demonstrators. It is not pretty.
Videos of the protest, taken by protestors themselves, don’t paint the leftists in a good light. In the video below an exit door is barricaded as one protestor shouts, “Lock ’em in and burn it down!”
The second theme is that of bigotry and race hatred. This leftwing movement clearly hates Jews and whites, and is trying to institutionalize that bigotry so that it becomes acceptable to marginalize and oppress individuals of those groups, merely because of their race or religion. Consider for example the program instituted by Evanston public school district from the fourth link above:
Armed with a six-figure “equity budget,” District 65 empowered Harries and his colleagues to move fast. They proposed aligning their entire academic curriculum to the “anti-bias K–12 framework” provided by the Southern Poverty Law Center. Along with Evanston’s high-school district, they sent 50 teachers to a national “courageous conversations” summit organized by the Pacific Educational Group (PEG), a consulting firm headed by Glenn Singleton, who once claimed that whites are “verbal” and “intellectual” when they talk, while minorities are “emotional.” Fees were paid to speakers such as Jacqueline Battalora, who encouraged teachers to repeat daily the mantra “I will dismantle white supremacy.” The National SEED Project, headed by Peggy McIntosh, a leading spokesperson on white privilege, trained teachers to examine their racial biases.
Meanwhile, their school scores continue to drop since they are not spending any time focusing on their prime mission, teaching little kids to read, write, and do math.
The third theme is that of outright hate of Christianity and its adherents, with a similar effort to either outlaw or oppress any Christian group that might want to exercise its first amendment rights.
The most important aspect of these stories, however, is that these leftist intolerant philosophies and the activist groups that are imposing them are all politically aligned with the Democratic Party, both locally and nationally. You have to be willfully blind not to see the numerous links between them. Voters need to remember this come November. Our freedoms are at stake.