Former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang says Joe Rogan can’t be racist because he has black colleagues | Boing Boing

February 7, 2022

Former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang says Joe Rogan can’t be racist because he has black colleagues | Boing Boing:

Yang went to a fancy law school, got lucky, and here he is.

The thing about “he can’t be racist, he has black friends” and its variants is that it betrays an assumption that racism is logically coherent, a faculty of the human mind rather than a poisoning of its spirit.

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