Individualism has always been bourgeois ideal. However, only the bohemian has ever truly been an individual.
bell hooks is the shock jock of identity politics. Using the word “terrorist” to describe Beyoncé is nothing more than a gratuitous provocation, which aims to attract attention to the speaker. At one point (the early 1980s), bell hooks had a point. Because she has remained intellectually stuck at the level of provocation, today she has none.
Karl Rove’s drinking problem is a distraction from Benghazi.