'BlacKkKlansman' taking Willmott from Kansas to Cannes
"It talks about immigration, affirmative action and entitlement programs. It talks about American values a lot. Even the slogan that the president uses, America First, that was a Klan slogan in the 1920s. So they sell this profound patriotism and love of America combined with fear of the other. … That's why ...
'Sexism Is a Feature of the System': An Interview With Kelly Baker
Eleven years ago, Kelly Baker—then a graduate student studying how the Ku Klux Klan used religion to appeal to Protestant America in the early 20th century—cold-pitched an eminent scholar about writing for his blog, Religion in American History. The professor said yes, inviting Baker into the ...
What if Trump had banned Catholics instead of Muslims?
Affirmative action is sometimes justified, either to provide a counter-balance to the lingering disadvantages caused by discrimination, or to foster diversity. But Masterpiece Cakeshop is not a typical civil rights case, seeking formal equality for people of various faiths. It is fundamentally a case claiming that ...
NHS shared care records: progress, projects and privacy
“However, one of the more complex elements reinforced by the GDPR is the mechanism of consent – especially the need for clear affirmative action (opt-in rather than opt-out), clear explanations of the terms of consent, and the new requirement surrounding parental consent for children,” he said.
MK back on Twitter after saying Palestinian teen deserved to be shot
... has a history of controversial remarks, including encouraging draft-dodging in protest of the IDF's “radical feminist” agenda, comparing the evacuation of an illegal settlement outpost to a “brutal rape,” and claiming that “illiterate” Arabs are only granted university admission thanks to affirmative action.