A local friend who works as a sandwich artist had some wise words for an Indigenous college student while both were out enjoying a few beers.
“Listen, man,” said Tanner. “Identity politics and multiculturalism in this country is at an all-time high. In order for us to move forward, we need to end all this ballyhoo caused by tribal outrage. Can’t we just get over it all? Our nation is losing its footing in the world. Instead, people are retreating into group identities defined by race, religion, or sexuality. As a result, our common interest has become fragmented. Furthermore…”
Tanner continued to pontificate while his friend stepped outside for a cigarette.
Sources confirmed that both of them are still at the bar listening to Tanner’s sermon on race relations.