UltraNurd + whitesupremacy   32

The Making of a YouTube Radical - The New York Times
It seems like this guy was primed to come back from all this, but you can see clearly how a "neutral" algorithm can pull angry and frustrated young men into hate.
algorithms  whitesupremacy  nyt  youtube  conservatism  longreads 
10 weeks ago by UltraNurd
How Ta-Nehisi Coates Gives Whiteness Power - NYTimes.com
I'm inclined to mostly dismiss any opinion piece that uses "virtue signaling".
whitesupremacy  opinion  bookreview  nyt  via:jcdiallo 
october 2017 by UltraNurd
Whitesplaining Ta-Nehisi Coates | HuffPost
A good illustration of the response to Coates' piece.

"In other words, he is pretty intellectual for a black man, but he is also unfortunately pretty black for an intellectual, and thus necessarily biased."
humor  whitesupremacy  donaldtrump  huffpo 
september 2017 by UltraNurd
Look to the food world to understand America’s white supremacy problem - San Francisco Chronicle
I hadn't thought of it, since I don't generally like haute cuisine, but yeah... all white, and almost all men.
review  restaurants  food  whitesupremacy  neworleans  sfchronicle 
august 2017 by UltraNurd
I Used To Be a Neo-Nazi. Charlottesville Terrifies Me. - POLITICO Magazine
Whoa. I'm glad he's turned his life around but his evaluation is pretty scary. Clear that this is the downside of a connected decentralized open internet. Bad ideas can spread just as easily.
opinion  via:json  whitesupremacy  politico 
august 2017 by UltraNurd
The Hate He Dares Not Speak Of - NYTimes.com
Earlier in the week but summarizes the problem with his weak statement.
donaldtrump  whitesupremacy  nyt  opinion  protests 
august 2017 by UltraNurd
Republicans now have an ethical obligation to quit Trump's party
The party sure seems lost. But it's going to hold together because they have power.
opinion  businessinsider  gop  whitesupremacy  donaldtrump 
august 2017 by UltraNurd
The Policies of White Resentment - NYTimes.com
Yup. I think the closest I ever got to this thinking was feeling we didn't read enough "classics".
history  opinion  whitesupremacy  racism  trumpadministration  usa  nyt 
august 2017 by UltraNurd
The Alt-Right
Shocker that it's almost all white dudes and a mix of hating Jews, Muslims, blacks, women, and/or immigrants.
antisemitism  mensrights  whitesupremacy  islamophobia  hategroups 
july 2017 by UltraNurd
White Fear in the White House: Young Bannon Disciple Julia Hahn Is a Case Study in Extremism
This touches on but fails to get to why kids coming out of an elite private school might internalize being better than everyone else.
foxnews  gop  theintercept  california  whitesupremacy  conservatism 
may 2017 by UltraNurd
The white flight of Derek Black - The Washington Post
This is a fascinating story, and an example of how just knowing people who aren't like you helps.
florida  cult  wapo  liberalarts  whitesupremacy 
october 2016 by UltraNurd
How Trump Took Hate Groups Mainstream | Mother Jones
Not shocking that what was once fringe or unacceptable in polite company has found their homes online and in supporting Trump. He legitimizes awful ideas, in particular an end to birthright citizenship.

An interesting throwaway: who Scott Brown follows on Twitter. I thought he was supposed to be a reasonable modern Republican?
scottbrown  2016election  donaldtrump  via:ryamidon  motherjones  whitesupremacy 
october 2016 by UltraNurd
When I Said All Trump Supporters Are White Supremacists, I Meant It - The Establishment
It's hard to lump people I know into this but supporting someone who is supported by and supports white supremacy kinda transitively implies it.
2016election  blag  whitesupremacy  racism  donaldtrump 
september 2016 by UltraNurd
The dark history of Donald Trump's rightwing revolt | Timothy Shenk | News | The Guardian
Trumpism as white nationalist anti-technocracy is an interesting take. I don't know enough of this history to evaluate.
donaldtrump  theguardian  usa  history  whitesupremacy  conservatism 
august 2016 by UltraNurd
The Gathering Storm
It is scary that it's more acceptable, but on the other hand, these voices have always been here.
gop  donaldtrump  2016election  whitesupremacy 
august 2016 by UltraNurd
Racism is the bogeyman — Medium
A personal take on the fear of what Trump's candidacy has unleashed in the American psyche.
blag  dreams  donaldtrump  usa  racism  medium  whitesupremacy 
may 2016 by UltraNurd
Ta-Nehisi Coates on Race, Class, and Reparations - The Atlantic
A strong data driven critique of the claim that class matters more than race in the liberal agenda.
usa  atlanticmonthly  classissues  racism  whitesupremacy  reparations  tanehisicoates 
february 2016 by UltraNurd

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