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In one of her some-more unhinged rants, veteran regressive banshee Ann Coulter claimed that Kwanzaa is a “made-up extremist holiday” peddled by the FBI to boar multiplication among African-Americans.
Coulter’s column, which has been republished by the likes of Breitbart, World Net Daily and Ben Shapiro’s The Daily Wire, audaciously posited an choice story of the pan-African holiday and its creator, Dr. Ron Karenga. This isn’t her first year essay it, possibly — she wrote a remarkably identical mainstay in 2013, whose categorical disproportion is that it references “Duck Dynasty.”
According to Coulter, Karenga is a “black radical/FBI stooge,” and his organisation United Slaves were rivals to the Black Panthers. Her research appears to branch from declassified documents proving that Karenga and United Slaves were targets of the FBI’s Counter Intelligence Program (COINTELPRO), and multiplication between the pro-black groups was intentionally sowed by the bureau. As an prolongation of those efforts, Coulter’s mainstay seemed to infer, Karenga went on to create the holiday meant to be distinguished by black people around the universe to … continue to drive a crowd between black people, somehow.
Now a highbrow of Africana studies at California State University at Long Beach, Karenga was detained for abduction and torturing women in 1971. Coulter curiously doesn’t discuss this in her column, opting instead to troubadour about “whether Karenga was a peaceful FBI dupe, or just a dupe.”
At the finish of her the choice story she provided, Coulter even combined a Kwanzaa-themed carol, set to “Jingle Bells.”
“Kwanzaa bells, dashikis sell
Whitey has to pay;
Burning, shooting, oh what fun
On this made-up holiday!”
“Only white liberals take Kwanzaa seriously,” she wrote at her conclusion. “American Blacks applaud Christmas.”
Noor Al-Sibai is a author and editor for Raw Story, whose work has seemed in Bustle, Everyday Feminism, and Rewire.