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Boy’s Zone

Boy’s Zone La Bohème, opera in four acts, music by Giacomo Puccini, libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House conducted by Emmanuel Villaume, director Richard Jones, third revival of the 2017 production, Royal Opera … Continue reading

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Punishing Agenda of the Anti-Punishment Movement

Punishing Agenda of the Anti-Punishment Movement by Ilana Mercer On November 29, 2019, a man now called the London Bridge terrorist slaughtered British student Jack Merritt. While the perpetrator has been named after a famous London landmark, his victim has … Continue reading

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Psychopathia Criminalis

Psychopathia Criminalis Richard Lynn, Race Differences in Psychopathic Personality: An Evolutionary Analysis, Augusta, GA: Washington Summit Publishers (In Press), Pp 368., US $ 29.95., reviewed by Evelyn Quinn Professor Richard Lynn, the doyen of differential psychology, is well known for his … Continue reading

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The U.S. as Judge, Jury, Executioner

The U.S. as Judge, Jury, Executioner Ilana Mercer on the assassination of Soleimani Qasem Soleimani, an Iranian major general, was assassinated by a U.S. drone air strike, at the Baghdad International Airport (BIAP). The Iraqi-born Soleimani was traveling with one … Continue reading

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ENDNOTES, January 2020

Endnotes, January 2020 In this edition; Biss plays Beethoven and the BBC Philharmonic performs British tone poems, reviewed by Stuart Millson This year marks the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven. Already, orchestras and ensembles across the … Continue reading

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The Passing of Traditional Canada

The Passing of Traditional Canada by Mark Wegierski On November 2, 2019, I attended the Annual Alumni Dinner of the University of Toronto Schools (UTS), where I was a pupil for six years between 1973-1979 (Grades 7 and 8, and … Continue reading

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Women’s Legal Landmarks

Women’s Legal Landmarks Women’s Legal Landmarks, ed Erica Rackley and Rosemary Auchmuty, Hart Publishing, 2018, ISBN 978-1-78225-977-0, reviewed by Angela Ellis-Jones This collection of short articles by mainly female authors marks the centenary of 1919, the  year which saw the … Continue reading

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Over the Water – over the Hill

Over the Water – over the Hill Bill Hartley, in the land of lost causes                                   There is romance to lost causes that people find … Continue reading

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Generation Identity

Generation Identity The Identitarians: the Movement Against Globalism and Islam in Europe, José Pedro Zúquete, 2018, University of Notre Dame Press, reviewed by Ed Dutton José Pedro Zúquete is a Research Fellow at the Social Sciences Institute of Lisbon University. … Continue reading

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A Behemoth in the Bedroom?

A Behemoth in the Bedroom? David Ashton does sex, lies and videotape The controversy over “randy” Prince Andrew, reputedly the Queen’s favourite son, and “pervy” financier Jeffrey Epstein [1], might be clarified in more detail by interviewing their long-term “sassy” … Continue reading

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