Angry About Biden’s SCOTUS Preference? You Might Be a Racist

Critics assume a Black woman couldn’t possibly be the most qualified person for the next opening

Tomi Lahren, image by Gage Skidmore, Flickr, Creative Commons License 2.0

Tomi Lahren is so painfully basic.

Consider her comments about President Biden’s stated intent to nominate a Black woman to the Supreme Court — a looming likelihood now that…

--

--

--

Anti-racism educator and author of 9 books, including White Like Me and, most recently, Dispatches from the Race War (City Lights, December 2020)

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Tax Reform: People, Places & Principle

When Is the Last Time You Saw an AR-15 Walking Down the Hall? | Politics Is A Dirty Business

Are you fired up? Ready to go!

Hold on to Your Hats!

Democrats: Stop Normalizing Trump and Start Impeaching Him

What if Sherman Kent Was Wrong?

Trump Foundation tax return reveals finances during Trump’s first year in office as lawsuit heats…

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Tim Wise

Tim Wise

Anti-racism educator and author of 9 books, including White Like Me and, most recently, Dispatches from the Race War (City Lights, December 2020)

More from Medium

Anti-Vaxxers Think They’re Like MLK and Rosa Parks — They’re Not

Do We Want Justice Or Revenge?

Out Goes Covid, In Comes War

It’s Not Just Us: Why Racism Should Be Seen As A Global Issue