Oh......now this could be fun to watch! ;)

David Gerard dgerard at gmail.com
Sun Jun 27 11:32:51 BST 2010


On 27 June 2010 11:27, Amedee Van Gasse <amedee-ubuntu at amedee.be> wrote:
> On 27-06-10 00:47, David Gerard wrote:

>> A "birther" claiming not to be a racist is as credible as a "white
>> nationalist" claiming not to be a Nazi.

> I protest.
> There is nothing wrong with nationalism, on the contrary look at
> Catalonia, Flanders, Scotland,... all fine examples of regions with a
> democratic nationalism. Also all of them regions with >90% "white"
> population.


Yet the phrase "white nationalist", when you put both words together
and use them in English, is in practice synonymous with "neo-Nazi".

So too with "birthers." If Fred really doesn't like being called a
racist, perhaps he needs to stop associating with them and espousing
their ideas.


- d.



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