The Dog Whistle Has Sounded: How the Right Talks About ‘Thugs’ Like Trayvon Martin [America’s Screaming Conscience]

On Sunday, Bill Kristol, chronically incorrect steward of his daddy’s magazine, dismissed liberals’ and black activists’ outraged response to the Trayvon Martin killing as “just demagoguery… mostly on the side of those who want to indict the whole society for this death.” The following day, Rush Limbaugh said the response was “doing more harm to the black community than anything else.” How blessed the black community must feel to have their best interests overseen by the living embodiment of everything wrong with white people. More »

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