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Why Is American Express Blocking An Audit Of Its Race-Based Staff Training?

American Express pledged a whopping $1 billion to advance “social justice,” yet the company is trying to hide some of those supposed racial justice efforts from the light of day. Recently, the company’s top lawyer petitioned the federal government seeking its permission to block the contents of American Express’s race-based employee training programs, among other racial initiatives, from public view. The feds…

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The Jussie Smollett Trial Isn’t About A ‘Hoax.’ It’s About The Entire Social Justice Movement Being A Scam

The general narrative about the Jussie Smollett trial starting this week is that the actor is charged with staging a hoax hate crime against himself. But the word “hoax” isn’t accurate. Smollett wasn’t engaging in a hoax. He was perpetuating a scam and that scam has a name. It’s called “social justice.” (Or, in the Biden administration’s parlance, “equity.”) It’s…

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CBS Should Have Canceled ‘The Activist,’ But For Far Better Reasons

Picture a reality television series where contestants vie to be the wokest activist, one-upping each other with political correctness to be championed with a crown of social justice. (In this case, the prize also included a trip to the G20). Picture a performative jungle gym built to please an ailing society whose cities are replete with violence. Picture a nation…

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Critical Race Theory Aims To Murder The Souls Of White Children

A friend of mine told me a true apocryphal story. He is an old-fashioned “liberal” and a strong advocate of public education. The Covid-19 lockdowns left him additional time to inconspicuously sit in on his sixth-grade son’s online classes. One afternoon, he observed an assignment in an English class in which all the white students were required to place their arms…

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I Shouldn’t Be Forced Into Politics To Play College Sports

“Black Lives Matter is not political, it’s basic human rights,” my coaching staff and teammates heading our new “Call to Action Committee” told me and the other team members after practice. They were responding to some of the concerns I had expressed prior to the team meeting. By the next game, while running out of the tunnel 10 of my…

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No, Institutionalization Will Not End Wokeness. Only Utterly Denying It Power Will

Wokeness won’t cancel itself. Some pundits are predicting that the revolutionary zeal of wokeness — the ill-defined but suddenly all-conquering radical ideology that has swept through American life and institutions — will soon abate. But what they describe is not the end of wokeness but its victory. For instance, the New York Times’s David Brooks argues that wokeness is not…

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