When I got around to reading economist Thomas Sowell’s book Is Reality Optional, I had assumed it was a rhetorical question. Not until I was fully immersed in the world of progressivism did I realize that for progressives, it truly is.Target has accepted the gospel that gender is now optional, which led one writer at the Federalist Papers to ponder a new form of oppression many are facing, seen in the hilarious meme below:
Also, while we’re on the topic of identity, how do those whining about “privilege” not realize the absurdity?
If a man can identify as a woman, why can’t a minority gain “white-privilege” by identifying as white? Rachel Dolezal did the opposite and the Left seems to be fine with that.[Note: This post was authored by The Analytical Economist]