The ‘We need to have a race conversation’ malarkey

You know just how scholarly a policy paper is when it is studded with a clichéd expression like “we need to have a conversation about …” The pop-phrase is familiar from these farcical usages:

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The browning of America

A review of Diversity Explosion: How New Racial Demographics Are Remaking America, by William H. Frey. By Christopher Caldwell

“We believe our diversity, our differences, when joined together by a common set of ideals, makes us stronger, makes us more … Read the rest

White flight in Hartford

The shrinking population of white students in Hartford’s suburbs is complicating efforts to comply with Connecticut’s landmark school desegregation settlement — and even making it harder for some of the capital city’s students to attend new schools created to help … Read the rest

4 billion Africans by end of century

As you look down from the new bypass road winding its way through green hills on the south-western edge of Nairobi, the roofs of Kibera slum resemble thousands of barges jostling bow-to-anchor in a busy colonial-era harbour, with traders nipping
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As you look down from the new bypass road winding its way through green hills on the south-western edge of Nairobi, the roofs of Kibera slum resemble thousands of barges jostling bow-to-anchor in a busy colonial-era harbour, with traders nipping
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The unity of European culture – a response to Alain de Benoist

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by Dan Roodt

Last month a very interesting interview appeared with French thinker Alain de Benoist in American Renaissance. One of its main ideas is that we are living in an increasingly fragmented world. As Benoist puts it:

To see

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Young black women adore Obama

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While Obama carried the youth vote overall, his support declined from 2008 among all young voters and among key subgroups. In particular, Obama lost ground among young whites, men and independents.

Only 44% of white voters under … Read the rest

Will the US Follow South Africa Down the Path of White Decline?

by Dan Roodt

In the aftermath of President Obama’s victory, the Wall Street Journal described the GOP as the WOP, the White Old Party. Indeed, the Republican Party finds itself in a demographic death spiral as youth, single women, blacks, … Read the rest