Victor Davis Hanson // Private Papers
Armed insurrection—a motley mob riot with no leaders, no firearms, no plans, and resulting in five fatalities, four from natural causes and one shot while unarmed by an unnamed police officer.
Assault—anything but 120 days of rioting, looting and arson, $2 billion in damage, 25 killed, and 14,000 arrested.
Bipartisan—you are if you hate Trump.
Cages—overcrowded border detention “facilities” created by the Obama administration and useful to the Biden team’s open-borders agenda. Otherwise known as “cages” between January 20, 2017-January 20, 2021.
Challenge—engineered utter chaos on the border.
Circling back—just circling and circling…
Collusion—the projection of the crime of the guilty onto those innocent of it.
Diversity—coerced uniformity of thought and expression.
Equity—the plan where everybody ends up the same except those who oversee it.
Gender—what people with degrees call sex.
Herd immunity—once a canon of epidemiology, then taboo, now an inconvenient truth.
Inclusion—mandatory state alienation of a majority of the population.
Infrastructure—borrowing trillions for anything but roads and bridges.
Latinix—unknown, maybe a gladiatorial character in some long forgotten Roman graphic novel.
Noncitizen—now used as if all legal US residents crossed the Southern border illegally.
Root causes—an abstraction used to evade the concrete evidence in front of you.
Scott Atlas—the Nemesis following Dr. Fauci’s hubris.
Unity—uniting half the country against the other half.