The whole white nationalism thing is an exercise in futility. White people’s numbers are shrinking, the GOP keeps going after a shrinking population. The long-term goal seems to be to concentrate power in white people’s hands as the country becomes majority non-white. To paraphrase President Obama, this is unsustainable. If they were smart, the GOP would reject the neo-Nazis and embrace diversity. But I’m not sure they can do that …

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Manny Otiko writes about race, politics and sports. He has been published in Salon and LA Weekly. Follow him on Twitter @mannyotiko.

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