The war on drugs was too busy busting the black and brown in the lower ninth ward of New Orleans, to make a stop uptown, where the white Tulane freshmen were busy filling up two foot bong chambers with pot smoke.
There are many good alternatives to fighting terrorism. And those who oppose the bombing of Afghanistan are talking about them -- on the street corner, on the Internet, in town hall meetings, but not on Fox News and CNN.
If an angry white American had plotted the 9-11 attacks, would talk of "Kill the Arabs!" have been replaced with "Kill the Crackers?" Would we bomb the cornfields of "middle America" to take out a few anti-government types?
Soon, I will have to tell my young daughter about Tuesday's mass death. Will I also have to explain our retaliation, our infliction of more mass death to show others that our collective national dick is the biggest?
A "dissident Jew" reflects on the U.S.'s withdrawl from the World Conference Against Racism in Durban, going back to the roots of Zionism. (Also see <a href="/story.html?StoryID=11454">"Dispatch from Durban,"</A> by Lillian Galedo.)
Whites from suburban Chicago are the latest example of a culture that goes to amazing lengths to convince others (and perhaps themselves) that the wish to steer clear of urban blacks isn't the least bit racist.
When African Americans rioted to protest police violence in Cincinnati, they were called "terrorists." Meanwhile, white college kids "misbehave" after sports events and drunken binges that cause equal destruction.