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The Trouble with Multiculturism

faultroy Wrote: Jun 22, 2012 3:09 PM
Looking at it from the bloggers point of view, multiculturalism can be a real problem. Certainly we can celebrate different cultures, but the idea of allowing different ethnicities to have the same level of control in a western country would be dangerous in the least and extremely divisive at worst--and that is exactly where we are today.

Back in the day, when I was a newspaper columnist in Denver, representatives of the local chapter of the Anti-Defamation League paid a visit. Over coffee, they told the opinion editor and me that they had a program, “A World of Difference,” that “celebrates America’s diversity.” They asked for our editorial support. The editor and I had the same reaction: Would it not be better to celebrate all the things we have in common, all the things that unite Americans of whatever ethnic or religious backgrounds? Our friends left the meeting mightily miffed.

At the time, I viewed such initiatives...