Racism is about power

Southern Poverty Law Center reports that Richard Spencer, head of the National Policy Institute, "is one of the country’s most successful young white nationalist leaders—a suit-and-tie version of the white supremacists of old, a kind of professional racist in khakis." Photo by Unknown [CC BY-SA 3.0] via Wikimedia Commons

Racism is about power, not ignorance. It is infinitely adaptable. It comes in fitted suits as well as flowing sheets, in well-appointed faculty lounges as well as smoke-filled dive bars.

 ~Nichole Hemmer, U.S. News, The Renaissance of Intellectual Racism, April 17, 2017