This is a place for reasoned and intelligent discussion of conservative principles and current events.

Beyond Intolerance

The left is not just intolerant of diverse opinion, it must ruthlessly stamp out those who merely hold opinions divergent from leftist orthodoxy. For the left, to hold an opinion is no different from actively advocating that opinion; and those divergent opinions cannot be allowed to exist. Conformity is mandatory.

PJ Media: BY Richard Fernandez, April 5th, 2014 – 8:16 am

Much of the shock following the removal of Brendan Eich from the position of Mozilla CEO came from the realization that, in a manner of speaking, America was now at war. True it’s a culture war, not a physical conflict. But if you were waiting for the moment when the Cold Civil War actually begins, this might be it.

Not that anyone should have been taken aback. After all, Larry Summers was sacked as president of Harvard following his criticism of Cornell West’s rap album and as a result of a 2005 speech in which he suggested that the under-representation of women in science and engineering could be due to a “different availability of aptitude at the high end”.
Mark Steyn, National Review and the Competitive Enterprise Institute are being sued for defamation by Michael “Hockey Stick” Mann for criticizing the theory of Global Warming. The Gannet newspapers declared open season on gun-owners by publishing a map showing the names and addresses of registered New York gun owners, as a kind of dinner bell for burglars. “Come and rob … me”.

Read more.

Similar posts
  • Trump and the TEA Party First some observations about the TEA Party and why it has largely failed: The TEA Party is not and never was a political party. It has never had a cohesive organization, no rules or bylaws, no platform, and no leadership. It is a movement originally composed of the “silent majority” moved from complaisance by the [...]
  • Carbon Dioxide is not a Pollutant “variations in global temperature correlate much better with solar activity and complicated cycles of the oceans and atmosphere” than they do with increased levels of carbon dioxide. And that “there isn’t the slightest evidence that more carbon dioxide has caused more extreme weather.” Good News in Global Warming So far from being a villain, carbon [...]
  • Gary Sinise – a Hero to the Heroic WWII Vets Gary Sinise proudly walks in the footsteps of Bob Hope. The war ended in 1945 & this is 2016. That means the YOUNGEST surviving WWII veteran is 88. Keep that in mind when you watch the video. Quite a few do not look their age. [...]
  • Climate Change Deniers Beware While everyone agrees that the climate changes periodically as the result of natural causes, the PC crowd says that man is the real cause despite all evidence to the contrary. They ignore the ice age, the medieval warming period, and the little ice age. These zealots say we’re doomed and will soon drown or starve [...]
  • Bathroom Debate – The Left Would Abolish Common Sense It seems absurd that the left with its vacuous logic should rely on the courts to define who is a man and who is a woman. It is even worse that we should so depend on government intervention to resolve issues of common sense. Admin “In a stinging dissent, Judge Paul Niemeyer points out that [...]

Subscribe via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this site and receive notifications of new posts by email.