Another Dream Deferred

A leading skeptic and believer in rational thinking, Michael Shermer argues that identity politics and intersectionality have caused the rise of tribalism. Instead of acknowledging the gains that people of color have made, liberals have shunned Martin Luther King’s dream of a “brotherhood of man,” Mr. Shermer suggests. Today’s #MeToo and Black Lives Matter movements work against MLK’s vision of a unifying humanity. (7 min)

+ I’d love to hear your thoughts on Mr. Shermer’s rhetoric and reasoning. If you disagree with his argument, where does he go wrong?


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