Laura Ingraham says that America is plagued by "white-aphobia"
Shelby Steele: "I mean identity politics is every bit as divisive as segregation was, as racism of old was."
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From the February 28 edition of Podcast One's The Laura Ingraham Show Podcast:
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LAURA INGRAHAM (HOST): Well, back to the collectivism mindset. But she forgot Christophobia and I guess white-aphobia -- we're running out of phobias and isms here Dr. Steele. I'll let you take a swing at that one. So you can't talk about identity politics - another way for them to shut conservatives up.
SHELBY STEELE (GUEST): They're on the defensive because identity politics are inherently racist. They divide us up by color, by ethnicity, by gender and so we're automatically set at odds. I mean identity politics is every bit as divisive as segregation was, as racism of old was.