It’s Time to Attack White Nationalism for the Terror Group It Is

It's Time to Attack White Nationalism for the Terror Group It Is

  • Which is why we should be perfectly blunt about what Brenton Tarrant, the 28-year-old monster of Christchurch, claimed to represent, and did and does represent, which is white nationalist terrorism.
  • Now is the time for a global war on white nationalist terrorism.
  • If we are going to think seriously about a global war on white nationalist terrorism, we have to admit that the American president is an enormous obstacle.
  • “The colonized,” he wrote, meaning the embattled white Europeans, “Ought not to imitate the methods of the colonizer,” meaning the immigrants to Europe, by adopting terror tactics.
  • At the end of the day, and as difficult as the task may be, the war on white nationalist terrorism must be fought as a war of law enforcement and a war of ideas.
  • Voters in Western nations have to understand that the fellow travelers of white nationalist terrorism are not acceptable participants in modern democracies, and vote them out, or see that they are prosecuted, or both.
  • The fight is not against conservatives, the right wing, the alt-right-it is against white nationalist terrorism and its apologists.