terça-feira, 30 de junho de 2020
segunda-feira, 29 de junho de 2020
Almost 90 years ago, the NY Times actively played an important role in covering up the Ukraine famine and Stalin's brutality. In the 1950s, 60s, and 70s, the NYT gave Mao favorable coverage in China, despite the fact that his rule was marked by mass murder and starvation.
Today, the NYT now plays a central role in destroying the last vestiges of classical liberalism and touting hard-left mob rule in its place. Unfortunately, the newspaper that claims to promote freedom of s…
"If we see the essence of modernity as the development of science and reason as well as humanism and universal liberalism, postmodernists are opposed to it. If we see modernity as the tearing down of structures of power including feudalism, the Church, patriarchy, and Empire, postmodernists are attempting to continue it, but their targets are now science, reason, humanism and liberalism. Consequently, the roots of postmodernism are inherently political and revolutionary, albe…
domingo, 28 de junho de 2020
Bill Evers reminds us of another reason why Woodrow Wilson was a dangerous social engineer, arrogantly presuming to make us all over in his “progressive” image. In this case, the introduction of “social studies” in place of traditional teaching of history in schools.
sábado, 27 de junho de 2020
A nation’s gravest problems are those it cannot discuss because it dare not state them. This nation’s principal problem, which makes other serious problems intractable, is that much of today’s intelligentsia is not intelligent.
One serious problem is that the political class is terrified of its constituents — their infantile refusal to will the means (revenue) for the ends (government benefits) they demand. Another serious problem is family disintegration — e.g.…