Seeing White Supremacy Everywhere

People march at a protest against anti-Asian hate crimes in the Chinatown-International District of Seattle, Wash., March 13, 2021. (Lindsey Wasson/Reuters)
It explains every inequity in our society and every unjust act.

NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE B ack in the olden times, on the long-forgotten show Saturday Night Live, which I presume was canceled decades ago — no, I won’t check — comedian Dana Carvey had a recurring character, the Church Lady. The character, an uptight talk-show host and moral busybody, was hilarious, in part because she projected her consuming and lascivious obsessions with sin and lust on her guests. “Some of us do our thinking below the Bible Belt,” Church Lady sighed. And then she would land on the same monocausal explanation for every wicked thing: “Could it beeeee . . . Satan?!

But the derangement of


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