Tuesday, September 08, 2015

Taibbi: GOP is "Party of White Paranoia"

Matt Taibbi examines how the entry of Donald Trump into the GOP presidential derby did the job of making this a "race" race. Says he:
Not far under the surface of Trump's candidacy lurks a powerful current of Internet conspiracy theory that's a good two or three degrees loonier than even the most far-out Tea Party paranoia. Gone are the salad days when red-staters merely worried about Barack Obama inviting UN tanks to mass on the borders of Lubbock.  
Trump supporters have gone next-level, obsessed with gooney-bird fantasies about "white genocide," a global plan to exterminate white people by sending waves of third-world immigrants across American and European borders to settle and intermarry.
Read more here.

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