Category Archives: Current Affairs and Comment

Current Affairs and comment

Glock is Great

Glock is Great BY ILANA MERCER The tele-experts assert that to do what he did—kill 10 and maim 13, at Santa Fe High School, in Texas—Dimitrios Pagourtzis had to be insane. Likewise, Nikolas Cruz—killer of 17 in Parkland, Florida—and many … Continue reading

Posted in Current Affairs and Comment, QR Home | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Imagination – it’s an Illusion

Imagination – it’s an Illusion Reimagining Britain: Foundations for Hope, Justin Welby, Bloomsbury Continuum, 2018, 300pp. Hardback, £16.99., reviewed by EDWARD DUTTON The Rev. Dr Malcolm Johnson, Rector of St Botolph’s, Aldgate, once remarked, ‘I see the Church of England … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews, Current Affairs and Comment, QR Home | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Two Tribes, Part 2

Two Tribes, Part 2 By Mark Wegierski Many of Canada’s problems derive from the fact that the country consists of “two nations warring in the bosom of a single state”, to quote from Lord Durham’s famous Report of 1840. The … Continue reading

Posted in Current Affairs and Comment, QR Home | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Postscript on St Paul’s “Anti-Semitism”

Postscript on St Paul’s “anti-Semitism” by Darrell Sutton In two previous papers I introduced a letter of the Apostle Paul to Christians in Rome. The letter was written in the first century AD. Some of the recipients may have been … Continue reading

Posted in Current Affairs and Comment, QR Home | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Yankee Mindset

The Yankee Mindset By Ilana Mercer I recently traveled to Texas to speak about South Africa, at the Free Speech Forum of  the Texas A & M University. To travel from the Pacific Northwest all the way to College Station, … Continue reading

Posted in Current Affairs and Comment, QR Home | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Conservatives and Technology

Conservatives and Technology  By Mark Wegierski [An earlier version of this article appeared in American Outlook, Indianapolis, Indiana: The Hudson Institute, vol. 5 no. 3, Summer 2002, pp. 15-16] Many of those who demonstrate against the various international and economic … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Matters, Current Affairs and Comment, QR Home | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Hero City

Hero City by Bill Hartley Russian television news regularly carries stories covering the exploits of ‘our boys in Syria’. The bombed out buildings and general scenes of devastation are a backdrop as a flak jacketed general explains the situation. On … Continue reading

Posted in Current Affairs and Comment, QR Home | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Calling Free Nations

Calling Free Nations Stuart Millson deconstructs “Remainiac” rhetoric   On 1stMay, the Daily Mail, the newspaper which the chattering classes love to hate, published some extraordinary despatches from the House of Lords debate on EU exit – their ‘lordships’ having inflicted … Continue reading

Posted in Current Affairs and Comment, QR Home | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

Beyond Left and Right

Beyond Left and Right by Mark Wegierski The author grapples herein with the implications of the post-2008 financial and economic crisis. He suggests that there are difficulties with the conventional conceptions of both left and right and that we consider … Continue reading

Posted in Current Affairs and Comment, QR Home | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Better Orbán than Corbyn

Better Orbán than Corbyn by Ilana Mercer It’s difficult to feel sorry for liberals when they reap the whirlwind that they sow. A middle-aged woman, who campaigned against the deportation of migrants from her native Sweden, was raped by the very … Continue reading

Posted in Current Affairs and Comment, QR Home | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment