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The Rotting Of Art

     The attack on “Western” art and its beauty and skill, be it because of “racism”, “sexism”, or just a hatred for the heritage of the West, is not some sudden social development, but a gradual decay of society, as can … Continue reading

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     Fellow blogger Henry Stern, who founded and blogged at InsureBlog, passed away this earlier month. We’ve only cheated briefly from time to time but supported each other’s blogs, and he even guest posted on mine. I knew him first from … Continue reading

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The Manichean Right

     Sohrab Ahmari has embraced a manichean “if your not with us then you are against us” attitude that Antifa would agree with, and gone all in with adopting the “tear it down” strategy of the Left under the deluded idea … Continue reading

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United States To Global Internationalists: Go Pound Sand (Or Worse)

     With all the chaos and downsides of “living in interesting times”, from Impeachment and Corona-chan to the George Floyd riots cum revolutionary temper-tantrums, one rather important element of international conflict, abet a non-shooting one (so far), is the clash between … Continue reading

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The Real History of Slavery

     Thomas Sowell is one of America’s leading intellectual treasures. With the demand that America be seen as “systemically racist” (i.e. irredeemably evil) because of the “1619” introduction of slavery to the colonies that became America, thus positioning the “anti-racists” as … Continue reading

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     I began posting old episodes of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line” in the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse—and as a pleasant way of ending the week.  It also served to help me keep posting up … Continue reading

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Cult Of Normalcy

     “Doublethink” is an interesting thing when applied in practice. For much of the norms of most of the world, the beliefs and thinking of the broader Left can, more or less, infiltrate societies and change them through tyranny and mutation … Continue reading

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Conservatism Has Conserved

     Americans, do you live in a country where there is a “hate speech” exception to free speech? Do you live in a country where an expansive welfare state is a thing of national pride that you happily participate in?   … Continue reading

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Firing Line Friday: Are Ideology and the CIA Compatible?

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      During the Trump administration, and before, many are readily questioning foreign intelligence services and the concern over ideology. … Continue reading

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Firing Line Friday: The Revisionist Historians

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      With the call by some to redefine American history as one of inherent evil, by #BlackLivesMatter, the “1619 … Continue reading

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