What I want to talk about here is the source of the feeling of moral superiority that enraged white men feel. The comments on the piece were instructive.
I am more interested in the sense of moral superiority that the elite feels.
I am more interested in the sense of moral superiority that the elite feels. White rural men do not control academia, federal bureaucracy, entertainment, the media, etc. Instead they are now depicted as the Other, the villains, the scapegoats to be blamed for social dysfunction. What we see here is…