Many Americans and foreign observers have noted that we seem to be the only country whose citizens want to be in conversation with our founders, as though men dead for two centuries would still have much to tell us.

How the founding fathers became tools for political gain. (via salon)

Founding fathers rhetoric is shorthand for “what would benefit white men the most?” and keeps women’s opinions and minority positions out of the modern discussion.

(via liberalsarecool)

True Fucking Story


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