“I’m Just Asking Questions” is the Rhetoric of Assholes and Grifters

Conspiracy-mongers, racists, and moonbats love to assault logic and then hide behind this narrative device

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“I’m just asking questions!”

No four words in the English language, placed together in a single sentence, can so clearly demonstrate one’s



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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)