Ronald Hart is a syndicated op-ed humorist, award-wining author and TV/radio commentator. His columns are carried in over forty newspapers and online publications including USA Today, Forbes, The Daily Caller, Orange County Register, Dallas News and Panama City News Herald.
Ron's latest column...
Starbucks brews up a controversy on race
Tired of selling overpriced coffee to pretentious white Americans, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz decided he would try to end racism.
He instructed his baristas, the tattooed and nose-ringed students majoring in Women and Gender Studies and carrying $40,000 in student loan debt, to lecture customers on race. Here is what I know for sure: If anyone wants to start a "conversation" with you about race, he is doing two things: calling you racist and presuming to virtuously lecture you on the matter.
Implicit in the tone and tenor of such conversations is that the lecturers are morally superior and not racists, so that automatically makes the recipient morally inferior and a racist. But worry not – they are there to help you. Liberals take this tone about every nonsensical issue, like global warming and helping the poor. Their stands are not quantifiable, so they can make themselves look like such caring and compassionate people while implying that you are not and would do...full column text
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