Is “Diversity” Really Our Strength?

Recently I was cor­re­spond­ing with a good friend about the whole “Diversity Is Our Strength” … what do you call it … sim­ply a “say­ing?”  Does it con­sti­tute a , of sorts? As per the dic­tio­nary def­i­n­i­tion the say­ing, which is an “ele­ment of a cul­ture,” cer­tain­ly does seem to be passed from one indi­vid­ual to anoth­er … espe­cial­ly by imi­ta­tion or — or at least sim­ple rep­e­ti­tion, if you pre­fer.  From the Prime Minister of Canada, the erst­while President…

"Is “Diversity” Really Our Strength?"

When a shithole becomes a shitstorm

The polit­i­cal left seem to love trite terms like “speak truth to pow­er” so it is inter­est­ing — not real­ly (and cer­tain­ly not sur­pris­ing) — that they don’t embrace President Trump speak­ing at least a basic truth and one that most Americans (and Canadians, and Britons, and Australians, etc.) agree with. Why do I say basic truth:  Because while, per­haps, there is some fair­ness (not hys­ter­ics) in exam­in­ing the mes­sage and the source, go vis­it Haiti and most, if not all…

"When a shithole becomes a shitstorm"