Why A Vote for Trump Is Racist Even If You’re Not

Why A Vote for Trump Is Racist Even If You’re Not November 14, 2016

Why is cable television a good metaphor for voting for a racist political candidate? Read on to find out!

Photo of network cables from Pixabay (in public domain).
Photo of network cables from Pixabay (in public domain).

John Scalzi says it best using an extended metaphor:

you may argue that voting for racism as part of a larger package deal does not a racist make, and I wouldn’t necessarily disagree, as far as what people do to others in their personal and day to day lives. But voting for racism will make personal, day-to-day life harder for the targets of that racism.

Go read it, then come back here to discuss!


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