Steven Norris, a former MP and mayoral candidate, insisted it was 'no use having a dog whistle
when everybody can hear it' as he led criticism of Mr Goldsmith's campaign.
Tory former Minister Baroness Sayeeda Warsi said the "appalling dog whistle
Perhaps it's something to do with living in the digital age when they're surrounded by distractions, but there are times when I'm convinced my voice is like their own personal dog whistle
- inaudible to humans.
Ian Haney Lopez, Dog Whistle
Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism & Wrecked the Middle Class, New York, Oxford University Press, 2014, 304pp; 11.
That's why a dog whistle
can be heard by dogs, but not by us.
Ian Haney Lopez's new book, Dog Whistle
Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class, has a provocative thesis.
A dog whistle
is something that, when you blow it, humans can't hear it but dogs can.
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Martinez Fischer, while calling out the Republicans, reached for his own dog whistle
, hitting a racial harmonic to advance his political argument.
For me, it was upon learning -- small spoiler here -- that composer Johann Sebastian Bach was actually a demon hunter, who created songs using crafty musical settings that work like a dog whistle
for hell spawn.
The dog whistle
is the only possible solution to this problem.
A dog whistle
makes a noise way higher than the highest human screech.