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Shelby Steele: The Decline of the Civil-Rights Establishment - WSJ.com
July 21, 2013 | | WSJ | SHELBY STEELE.

The Decline of the Civil-Rights Establishment
Black leaders weren't so much outraged at injustice as they were by the disregard of their own authority.
Shelby_Steele  Trayvon_Martin  civil_rights  African-Americans  injustice  decline 
july 2013 by jerryking
The Obama Bargain - WSJ.com
March 18, 2008| WSJ | By SHELBY STEELE
Obama  race  Shelby_Steele 
february 2013 by jerryking
A New Black Vanguard
February 29, 1996 | Wall Street Journal pg. A18 | by Glenn C. Loury and Shelby Steele
African-Americans  leadership  Shelby_Steele  conservatism  GOP  Democrats  think_tanks  Glenn_Loury 
august 2012 by jerryking
The West Must Act Now or Rue the Day - WSJ.com
August 29, 2006 | Letters to the editor

"What we have in the Middle East is not a clash of civilizations but a maelstrom of irrationalism. The West has been incapacitated by appeasement, corruption and denial because many people suffer from an aversion to conflict. On the other hand, you have an Islamic world in decline where its most anti-social elements project on to others their feelings of inadequacy while denying any guilt of their own for the situation their culture is in. Unfortunately, these radicals have intimidated the majority of Muslims into acquiescence for their terrorist views and actions."
letters_to_the_editor  Shelby_Steele  Middle_East  guilt  decline 
june 2012 by jerryking
Of Race and Imagination - WSJ.com
December 18, 2002 | WSJ | By SHELBY STEELE.

conservatism, for all its commitment to freedom, did not make itself the principled enemy of racism during the civil-rights era. Here was a movement grounded in the principles of classic liberalism and, rather than rush to its support, some conservatives bent the principle of states' rights into a tolerance of segregation while others simply sat it out....Democracies expand individual rights past the barriers of race, class and gender precisely by encouraging imaginative identification with difference -- by asking men to put themselves in the shoes of women, whites in the shoes of blacks, and so on....
Shelby_Steele  race_relations  African-Americans  GOP  conservatism  bigotry 
may 2012 by jerryking
Shelby Steele: The Exploitation of Trayvon Martin - WSJ.com
April 6, 2012 | WSJ | by Shelby Steele.

The absurdity of Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton is that they want to make a movement out of an anomaly. Black teenagers today are afraid of other black teenagers, not whites.
Shelby_Steele  Trayvon_Martin  Jesse_Jackson  Al_Sharpton  African-Americans 
april 2012 by jerryking
The age of white guilt: and the disappearance of the black individual
The age of white guilt: and the disappearance of the black individual


Essay



By Shelby Steele

Harper's Magazine, November 30, 1999
Shelby_Steele  race_relations  guilt  African-Americans 
november 2011 by jerryking
Shelby Steele: Barack The Good - WSJ.com
MARCH 31, 2010 | Wall Street Journal | by SHELBY STEELE.
Barack The Good
The big government liberalism that Mr. Obama uses to make himself
history-making also alienates him in the center-right America of today.
Shelby_Steele  Obama 
april 2010 by jerryking
Life and Death
Sunday, August 27, 2006 12:01 A.M. EDT WSJ op-ed by Shelby Steele. Western guilt blinds us to the nature of Islamic extremism.
extremism  op_ed  Shelby_Steele  Islamic  guilt 
march 2009 by jerryking
Pride and Compromise
February 12, 2009 NYT book review by Shelby Steele of 'Up From
History - The Life of Booker T. Washington,' by Robert J. Norrell -
Review - NYTimes.com [North York Central Library 370.92 BOO NOR]
book_reviews  African-Americans  Shelby_Steele  Booker_T._Washington 
february 2009 by jerryking
Race and the Presidential Race
December 11, 2007 WSJ book review by Jason Riley of Shelby Steele's 'A Bound Man'.
book_reviews  Obama  African-Americans  bargaining  Jason_Riley  Shelby_Steele 
february 2009 by jerryking

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