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View Diary: Gov. Paul LePage tells fellow Republicans: Obama 'hates white people' (142 comments)

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  •  Sometimes people with precarious 'white'... (0+ / 0-)

    ...or 'respectable' status are among those most keen to guard that status but very forcibly excluding others on that basis for the sake of differentiation and maintenance of what status they have.  Some of the most vicious anti-welfare talk I've ever heard has been from people most in danger of needing it.

    See this (title: 'Oppressed People Suck', intent: quite possibly more benign that that would convey to many people---libertarians aren't the only ones prone to the 'macho flash')  .

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