David Horowitz Anti-Reparations Points DEBUNKED
..let us stand by our duty, fearlessly and effectively. Let us be diverted
by none of those sophistical contrivances wherewith we are so industriously
plied and belabored-contrivances such as groping for some middle ground
between the right and the wrong, vain as the search for a man who should
be neither a living man nor a dead man -- such as a policy of "don't
care" on a question about which all true men do care...
|Edited by M.D.C.Bowen
last updated April, 2001
These comments are posted here in the context of the Race Man's Home Companion as opposed to the Reparations Assessment Project. You will note that the commentators with a few exceptions are mostly directing their arguments to logic, style and tone of David Horowitz rather than to the substance and merits of Reprations itself.
- M.D.C. Bowen
- Point by Point
- Earl Ofari Hutcherson
- Ten Good Reasons
- William Saletan of Slate
- Horowitz, Whining White Hypocrite
- John Doggett - Black Conservative
- .. I have a huge problem with people attacking the black reparations movement with half-truths and breathtaking demonstrations of ignorance.
- John Hope Franklin
- If David Horowitz had read James D. DeBow's The Interest in Slavery of the Southern Non-slaveholder, he would not have blundered into the fantasy of claiming that no single group benefited from slavery.