Don't call it a spade
All politics are identity politics
Said Matt Yglesias. Who, while being a disgusting piece of grease, is more candid than most other apparatchiks. Which is useful in understanding what leftists, or a particular set of leftists from a particular ethnic group, are thinking about. See this other recent example:
Mmm why would he say that?
If you’re into memes this guy makes the same point.