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    I agree - sort of. I don't think we should be...

    I agree - sort of. I don't think we should be consciously trying to achieve this distribution, because we run the risk of simply engaging in reverse discrimination. That is what "Affirmative Action"...
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    While the Democrats can also suffer from...

    While the Democrats can also suffer from "my-way-or-the-highway" now and again, it is only the Republican party that has a name for this phenomenon: anyone not thinking like the party is a "RINO."...
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    Agreed. That is nonsense. And one anecdote. It is...

    Agreed. That is nonsense. And one anecdote. It is not statistically relevant.
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    No. Unfortunately, it doesn't work that...

    No.



    Unfortunately, it doesn't work that way. It never has, AFAICT.



    Right. That is why they are (on average) paid less, have lower access to healthcare, are incarcerated more and with...
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    So what exactly were you looking for in terms of...

    So what exactly were you looking for in terms of an answer. I just went back to my response and it seems fairly clear.
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    I let my children make up their own mind. They...

    I let my children make up their own mind. They don't need me to tell them what they are experiencing every day - they tell me.
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    Are you addressing me?

    Are you addressing me?
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    Yes. Denying the existence of systemic racism in...

    Yes. Denying the existence of systemic racism in the face of the evidence is itself a racist position.



    I am aware that there is racism against whites among black people. I am not surprised...
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    See my previous responses.

    See my previous responses.
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    When a group is systemically oppressed and...

    When a group is systemically oppressed and disadvantaged, it is not possible to call attention to it without identifying the commonality. In this case, that is skin color and gender.

    If blond...
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    The racism implicit in this answer is simply...

    The racism implicit in this answer is simply mind-boggling. In a country where income for black people averages below white people across all age groups, overall health and healthcare availability...
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    I'd be curious to run the numbers, but I suspect...

    I'd be curious to run the numbers, but I suspect that Democrats HAVE achieved diversity close to proportionate with the U.S. population. The reason why Congress as a whole has not is because...
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    THAT's IT! That was the article I was reading.

    THAT's IT! That was the article I was reading.
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    Hopefully, you have your answer.

    Hopefully, you have your answer.
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    Agreed

    Agreed
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    Yes, it is, for reasons already enumerated. See...

    Yes, it is, for reasons already enumerated. See my previous answers.



    Read it again.



    Sorry, Seer - if I didn't link it in the original post, I have no idea where it is.
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    Wow. Talk about speaking in superlatives...

    Wow. Talk about speaking in superlatives...
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    ...and then he does some wide-brush painting of...

    ...and then he does some wide-brush painting of his own... :glare:
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    As CP sometimes said...you are painting with far...

    As CP sometimes said...you are painting with far too wide a brush.
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    First, why does that necessarily follow? ...

    First, why does that necessarily follow?

    Second, it is a small subset of the people protesting who are engaging in violence. But they seem to get all of the focus, and they are taking the focus...
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    Well, every time I think of Trump I get mildly...

    Well, every time I think of Trump I get mildly nauseous. And I don't watch him speak much anymore. It just makes my blood boil too much. But the key to all of this appears to be "irrational." None of...
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    Well...that makes THIS one of the shortest...

    Well...that makes THIS one of the shortest threads on record. Apparently I don't have TDS.
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    Or Lawrence Krauss is yet another selectively...

    Or Lawrence Krauss is yet another selectively picking out anecdotes to tell a pre-determined story. THAT is far more of a threat to the hard sciences than what he is railing about.
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    Interesting...

    Interesting...
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    With that I agree to some degree. There is always...

    With that I agree to some degree. There is always a chance of hysteria when a group movement begins.
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