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Intellectuals and Race: Part IV

pragmaticapitalist Wrote: Mar 15, 2013 10:46 PM
To add another example - is it discrimination against carnivores if I operate a store which caters only to vegans? A business owner should be able to cater to whomever they choose. Society (the reigning culture) itself will determine whether the business is successful or a failure.

Editor's note: This is Part IV in a series. Part I can be found here. Part II can be found here. Part III can be found here.

Among the many irrational ideas about racial and ethnic groups that have polarized societies over the centuries and around the world, few have been more irrational and counterproductive than the current dogmas of multiculturalism.

Intellectuals who imagine that they are helping racial or ethnic groups that lag behind by redefining their lags out of existence with multicultural rhetoric are in fact leading them into a blind...