America’s Futile System Fuels Festering Fascism and Violent Politics

This post is an ending as well as a beginning, and it took me longer than I would like to admit to find the proper wording and explanations for the arguments I make. It marks the conclusion of the 4th New Federalist series concerning identity politics, but will combine themes from past discussions in order … Continue reading America’s Futile System Fuels Festering Fascism and Violent Politics

The GOP Opened Pandora’s Box and are Shocked we can’t go Back to Normal

When the Trump train rolled into Q central and truly went off the rails in 2017, people initially laughed off the cult's influence on American politics. Many saw the rapidly growing group as a childish mash up of conspiracy theories pulled from across the lexicon of paranoia. Those who looked a bit deeper saw foundational … Continue reading The GOP Opened Pandora’s Box and are Shocked we can’t go Back to Normal

How Media Fans the Flames of Culture War and Allows Fringe Figures to Gain Power

In our discussions of identity politics to this point I've mostly centered on left/right aspects and divides along race, explaining how statistics have been used in misleading ways to fear monger white conservatives into anti-immigration and supremacist attitudes, stoking their suspicion of any "other" and driving us to the edge of a cliff that half … Continue reading How Media Fans the Flames of Culture War and Allows Fringe Figures to Gain Power

Examining Underlying White Supremacy Within the American Identity

This post goes hand in hand with my previous; Disproving Misleading Statistics and Analyzing the Harm of Identity Politics Many white Americans don't give too much thought to what other ethnic groups income is in comparison to theirs, and this goes across the board for many Americans in general. There isn't a consideration for conditions … Continue reading Examining Underlying White Supremacy Within the American Identity

Disproving Misleading Statistics and Analyzing the Harm of Identity Politics

Figures such as Trump, Jordan Peterson, Ben Shapiro, or any number of right wing personalities have preyed upon the history and isolation of rural communities by either justifying their ingrained white supremacy, or presenting racist justifications for the nation’s problems that allow a group to direct their anger from American disenfranchisement at. This manifests in … Continue reading Disproving Misleading Statistics and Analyzing the Harm of Identity Politics

Podcast Episode – New Feudalism and the Distribution of Wealth

I wanted to share the latest episode from my podcast! If you've read my first posts it may have some repetition, but there are some additional questions raised and facts I point out 🙂 I hope you enjoy, and thank you for your support! https://open.spotify.com/episode/1jMR4HZusTv3Opc6Q37n3p https://anchor.fm/brendan-rumel/episodes/New-Feudalism-and-the-Distribution-of-Wealth-e19o5hc

Law Enforcement Doesn’t Protect our Rights, They Restrict Them

True patriots demonstrating against oppression of the people confront lines of armored bullies in Portland. Everything that I have described up to this point in the series shows a police force that is completely divergent from the goals of community health and safety. This post is going to be a final analysis of how American … Continue reading Law Enforcement Doesn’t Protect our Rights, They Restrict Them