Thursday, November 27, 2014

The Ferguson Riots and "Affirmative Morality"

Coach Dave Daubenmire regularly writes commentary for NewWithViews.com. Today his article, "Affirmative Mortality," is a very good assessment of the situation in ‪#‎FERGUSON, MO and in all of America. It is a worthwhile, eye-opening read. Here is one brief excerpt:
"...GW Bush called it the soft bigotry of low expectations. I call it grading on the moral curve. Affirmative Morality gives minorities the right to foul. If you are black go ahead and break the rules. It is what is expected of you. Your coaches (Jackson and Sharpton) will encourage you to cuss at the refs. The commissioner (Obama) will justify your antics..."
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The article highlights some of problems associated with affirmative action and affirmative morality and the unintended consequences that have resulted from that policy and philosophy.

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