From my new column in Taki’s Magazine:
by Steve Sailer
February 14, 2018
In our disillusioning modern world, where it’s too easy to look up what life is actually like in the remote real places that used to serve our desire for utopias, Americans now apparently feel the need to believe in CGI movie fictions, such as Wakanda, a technologically advanced isolationist kingdom in northeastern Africa featured in the upcoming Marvel comic-book blockbuster Black Panther.
Wakanda, as you may have heard, is vibrant due to its massive deposits of vibranium, a literal Magic Dirt, which proves Trump is racist. Or something. …
In the old days, however, it was easier to fantasize about distant lands that were at least nominally existent.
Read the whole thing there.[Comment at Unz.com]