“If you have your children in a school, and teachers talk about equity in class—equity, diversity, white privilege, systemic racism, any of that—you take your children out of that class. They’re not being educated; they’re being indoctrinated. And there’s absolutely no excuse for it.” -Dr. Jordan Peterson
Mara Vigevani : Mar 9, 2018 : Lifesitenews.com
(New York, NY)—[Lifesitenews.com] American men are in serious trouble, but few people seem to care. (Screengrab via LifeSiteNews)
That was Fox News host Tucker Carlson’s theme last night when he introduced a new series for his show called “Men in America.” It will air on Fox on Wednesdays in March.
In a stirring monologue, Carlson laid out statistics, ranging from lifespan to addictions to incarceration to unemployment to wages, that prove that it is boys and men—not girls and women—who are seriously disadvantaged in the USA today.
“American men are failing, in body, mind and spirit. This is a crisis. Yet our leaders pretend it’s not happening,” Carlson said. “They tell us the opposite is true: Women are victims, men are oppressors. To question that assumption is to risk punishment.”
“Our politicians and business leaders internalize and amplify that message,” he continued. “Men are privileged. Women are oppressed. Hire and promote and reward accordingly.”
“That would be fine if it were true. But it’s not true. At best, it’s an outdated view of an America that no longer exists. At worst, it’s a pernicious lie.”
Dr. Jordan Peterson, author of the bestselling 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos, told Carlson that there is a “directed policy” to emphasize that there is something wrong with masculinity and it should be limited in “all sorts of arbitrary ways.”
“The fact that male behavior is often diagnosed as Attention Deficit Disorder is a manifestation of that,” he said.
Carlson asked Peterson why people would want to deemphasize or punish masculinity.
“Because it’s easy to mistake masculine competence for the tyranny that hypothetically drives the patriarchy,” the psychologist replied. “It’s part of an ideological worldview that sees the entire history of mankind as the oppression of women by men, which is a dreadful way of looking at the world”…
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