does not he who weighs the heart perceive it?
Will he not repay everyone according to what they have done?
they don’t hate people, nor even hold them in contempt.
They love them.
They just wish they’d straighten up and … I don’t know what.
Not be poor?
Not be born into economically oppressed inner cities (or stagnating rural areas)?
Not grow up in an American subculture?
Not be persecuted?
Not be abused?
Talk like the white majority in whatever community they are in?
Go to church with them?
Don’t listen to weird music?
Don’t get arrested for things that white people are doing but don’t get arrested for?
I don’t know what they want, frankly. Maybe they just want to be comfortable in their self-esteem.
But some, of course, are quite willing to express it directly as contempt and are proud of it.
Sadly, if they are voting Republican, whatever the motive, they are putting lots of people in positions of power who, in the name of those who voted for them, are Continue reading