We are... dubious of Althouse's assertion that counter-Trayvonism plays into the hands of the left....
Saul Alinsky's fourth rule was: "Make the enemy live up to its own book of rules." The counter-Trayvonists may ultimately be wrongheaded, but if they can provoke as conventional a liberal as Josh Marshall into disparaging "the racial victimization bus" — a colorblind sentiment if ever there was one — then perhaps they serve a dialetical purpose.
August 28, 2013
In his Best of the Web column today. Excerpt: