Read the Beforeitsnews.com story here. Advertise at Before It's News here.
Profile image
By Occidental Dissent
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views
Now:
Last hour:
Last 24 hours:
Total:

David Brooks: The GOP Is Getting Worse

% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.


The “far right” always wanted the normie to wake up.

There are countless radicals who became frustrated and who gave up when the normie didn’t wake up on their schedule. This includes an entire branch of the White Nationalist movement which ideologically convinced itself that White people were hopelessly apathetic and would never wake up.

Over the past year though, there has been a big change in White America and specifically in Donald Trump’s base in the Republican Party. The George Floyd riots and the rollout of the systematic racism theory appears to be the moment when at least those people woke up. Millions of people watched Black Lives Matter and Antifa mobs tearing down statues and burning down cities and spineless politicians caving to them. Corporate America and the media came out and endorsed that insurrection. These people also watched Big Tech deplatform the president of the United States from the internet.

Do you remember your reaction to watching the George Floyd riots? What was your impression of the “racial justice” movement? Did watching all of that inspire you to eradicate “white supremacy”?

New York Times:

“Those of us who had hoped America would calm down when we no longer had Donald Trump spewing poison from the Oval Office have been sadly disabused. There are increasing signs that the Trumpian base is radicalizing. My Republican friends report vicious divisions in their churches and families. Republican politicians who don’t toe the Trump line are speaking of death threats and menacing verbal attacks.

It’s as if the Trump base felt some security when their man was at the top, and that’s now gone. Maybe Trump was the restraining force. …

The first important survey data to understand this moment is the one pollster Kristen Soltis Anderson discussed with my colleague Ezra Klein. When asked in late January if politics is more about “enacting good public policy” or “ensuring the survival of the country as we know it,” 51 percent of Trump Republicans said survival; only 19 percent said policy.

The level of Republican pessimism is off the charts. A February Economist-YouGov poll asked Americans which statement is closest to their view: “It’s a big, beautiful world, mostly full of good people, and we must find a way to embrace each other and not allow ourselves to become isolated” or “Our lives are threatened by terrorists, criminals and illegal immigrants, and our priority should be to protect ourselves.”

Over 75 percent of Biden voters chose “a big, beautiful world.” Two-thirds of Trump voters chose “our lives are threatened.” …”

It took long enough.

These people are finally coming around though. They perceived an existential threat to their way of life. In that moment, they realized what their future as White people was really going to be like.

The political establishment sees you as their racial enemy because you are a cishet White male or female. You are the White oppressor. You collectively, systematically, institutionally and structurally murdered George Floyd with your racism. We are all “complicit” in the death of George Floyd and Ma’Khia Bryant. It is all of our fault. We are all guilty. We all must be punished for it and pay the price.

Everything about White America must be demonized and wiped out. There can’t be a single statue or trace of the past left standing. Whether it is Aunt Jemima or referring to Mr. Potato Head as a sir, it all must go. We can no longer celebrate “European architecture” or “Anglo-Saxon institutions.” We can no longer afford to have Freeze Peach. White people have contributed nothing of value to this country because Ibram X. Kendi has said that America has been convicted of systematic racism.

Are we really the “extremists”? Do Republicans really need “to draw a bright line” between themselves and the “illiberal” extremists? What exactly were the “extremists” wrong about? Were they wrong about open borders and demographic replacement? Were they wrong about cultural degeneration? Were they wrong about political correctness? Were they wrong about “antiracism” and America’s future? Were they wrong about the rising tide of anti-White hatred in this country from the political establishment?

In the Joe Biden presidency, our message is now simply that we have been vindicated by the political establishment. They really do explicitly hate White people. They really do want to erase our heritage and degenerate our culture and youth. They really do want to trample on your rights. They’ve used everything from mob violence and intimidation to censorship to economic blackmail to impeachment to racial demonization to weaponizing the intelligence agencies to repress their political opposition.

We’re the “fascists” and “authoritarians” though. We ridicule them on the internet with memes. They use the FBI against their political enemies.



Source: http://www.occidentaldissent.com/2021/04/23/david-brooks-the-gop-is-getting-worse/


Before It’s News® is a community of individuals who report on what’s going on around them, from all around the world.

Anyone can join.
Anyone can contribute.
Anyone can become informed about their world.

"United We Stand" Click Here To Create Your Personal Citizen Journalist Account Today, Be Sure To Invite Your Friends.

Please Help Support BeforeitsNews by trying our Natural Health Products below!


Order by Phone at 888-809-8385 or online at https://mitocopper.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Order by Phone at 888-388-7003 or online at https://www.herbanomic.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Order by Phone at 888-388-7003 or online at https://www.herbanomics.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST


Humic & Fulvic Trace Minerals Complex - Nature's most important supplement! Vivid Dreams again!

HNEX HydroNano EXtracellular Water - Improve immune system health and reduce inflammation

Ultimate Clinical Potency Curcumin - Natural pain relief, reduce inflammation and so much more.

MitoCopper - Bioavailable Copper destroys pathogens and gives you more energy. (See Blood Video)
Oxy Powder - Natural Colon Cleanser!  Cleans out toxic buildup with oxygen! 
Nascent Iodine - Promotes detoxification, mental focus and thyroid health.
Smart Meter Cover -  Reduces Smart Meter radiation by 96%!  (See Video)

Immusist Beverage Concentrate - Proprietary blend, formulated to reduce inflammation while hydrating and oxygenating the cells.

Report abuse
Loading...

    Comments

    Your Comments
    Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

    MOST RECENT
    Load more ...

    SignUp

    Login

    Newsletter

    Email this story
    Email this story

    If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

    If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.