The Week in Weak

So here’s what we weak this week. Marco Rubio Blows A Main Spring Marco Rubio, candidate beloved of pundits and exhibit B for why I’m disappointed with my generation’s offerings this election season, looked like he was clear to impress establishment GOP voters and become the less-obviously-hateful alternative to Trump and Cruz. But in the debate… Continue reading The Week in Weak

Willis Carto, Sugar Daddy to Holocaust Deniers, Is Dead

From the SPLC: According to reports from white nationalists, Willis Carto, a man active on the radical right for more than 60 years, has died, aged 89. Carto was one of the most active and influential white nationalists of the past century and leaves behind a legacy of vile racial hatred, especially towards Jews. He… Continue reading Willis Carto, Sugar Daddy to Holocaust Deniers, Is Dead

“Something very worrying is happening in France.”

Writing Summer of Long Knives meant spending a lot of time immersed in the crimes of the Nazi regime. It would be pleasant to imagine that those crimes, and the mindset behind them, are museum pieces now, to be studied with the same puzzlement we would a Canopic jar, but recent articles about the rise of… Continue reading “Something very worrying is happening in France.”