The Holocaust, White Privilege, and American Jewry
Seth Mandel, Commentary
If you think “white privilege” can be reduced to the ability to get a taxi, then sure, Brodesser-Akner is probably privileged. Bovy is making what seems like an obvious point: if you’re one of the many Jews who don’t wear identifying garments, you can make white America think you’re one of them.
As the war and security situation continue to deteriorate in Syria, children’s abductions and human trafficking have become a common scene in the city of Damascus in the last few months.
No, government isn’t subsidizing Wal-Mart
James Pethokoukis, AEI Ideas
Democrats, unions and left-wing activists frequently argue that government (actually taxpayers) subsidizes Wal-Mart and other companies that employ low-wage workers since many of those workers receive government welfare benefits such as food stamps and Medicaid. And the mainstream media pretty much accept this reasoning.
How Well Will American Christians Wear Our Cross?
Leslie Loftis, The Federalist
The coming days will show us that American Christians aren’t as numerous as the guide books tell us. They might not be as strong as some assume, either.