politics is not the introduction of race into American politics.
Lopez gives a lengthy definition of dog whistle
politics complete with a fighting metaphor (pp.
As people have become more attuned to the frequency of the dog whistles
, the tone has necessarily become more shrill.
Perhaps, after all, this was just a more elaborate version of the dog whistle
Sounds can come in frequencies too high (ultrasonic), and too low (infrasonic) for humans to hear, as you know if you've ever used a dog whistle
A high-pitched dog whistle
at the end of the Beatles' song A Day in the Life is said to have been recorded by Paul McCartney for his sheepdog.
I've put a dog whistle
on the TV which goes off whenever a wet-eyed brown-nosed red setter is seen panting with his legs in the air outside Buckingham Palace.
Hammond was sending a Tory dog whistle
to those who fear a foreign invasion the same way as David Cameron denigrated his office and the Calais migrants by describing them as a "swarm".
As well as the first police whistle the |company's other innovations include a sports whistle 1884; siren whistle 1890; taxi whistle 1909; speaking tubes and whistles 1918; plastic whistles 1926; silent dog whistle
1935; waterproof lifesaving whistle 1949; deep mine safety whistle 1984; tornado whistle 1998 and the high range water whistle 2010.
Heartening as the response may be to Democratic cadres, Hispanic and otherwise, the effect may be not only to rally their own base, but also to let out another blast of a dog whistle
heard very clearly by the far more reliably voting GOP base.
Boris Johnson attacks political correctness, which is a nice political dog whistle
Just as a dog whistle
sounds at a level canines can hear but people can't, the Canine Concert will have a band playing their music aimed at the pitch dogs will enjoy.