Some people are so kind that they just do not see bigotry. Some others are so blind they do not see it.
Some others are just bigotry on shapely legs.
My friend Lana, a Uni lecturer and fine gal writes: “ I have tried this experiment at the talk I gave last year. I took a few paragraphs of writing from “The Female Eunuch” by Greer. I substitute the word Jew or Jews for man or men. I told them I was reading a piece written by Julius Striecher for Signal Magazine in 1938. When I read it out, it was met with gasps of horror and demands to know why I was reading this obscene anti-Semitic hatred.
The room went very quiet when I pointed out that I was reading the words of a leading feminist Icon, from a book that remains on the gender studies reading list in the very same college these gasping students were attending.…