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Conservatism and Sociology

Conservatism and Sociology Mark Wegierski, on the science of power In George Orwell’s novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, a central point is that semantics are critical for the  maintenance of a given social and political system. “Newspeak is Ingsoc, and Ingsoc is … Continue reading

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“Systemic Racism” or Systematic Rubbish, Part 1

“Systemic Racism” or Systematic Rubbish? part 1 by Ilana Mercer The “systemic racism” refrain is a meaningless abstraction. To concretize a variable, it must be cast in empirical, measurable terms, the opaque “racism” abstraction being one variable, to use statistical … Continue reading

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We Will Bury You (3)

We Will Bury You (3) Ilana Mercer mourns the victims of Communism Socialists and communists are still voted into power; this creed’s savage foot-soldiers, such as Black Lives Matter and Antifa, are cast as pacifists, seekers of equity and justice; … Continue reading

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ENDNOTES, August 2020

ENDNOTES, August 2020 In this edition: Brahms celebrated in Vienna – patriotic music denigrated in Britain, by Stuart Millson The city of Vienna is home to two of the world’s greatest orchestras: the Vienna Philharmonic, once conducted by Karajan, and … Continue reading

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Half-Way Through the Plains

Half-Way Through the Plains A Study of More Poems XXXV, by Darrell Sutton Half-way, for one commandment broken, The woman made her endless halt, And she to-day, a glistering token, Stands in the wilderness of salt. Behind, the vats of … Continue reading

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Bring in the Feds!

Bring in the Feds! For Ilana Mercer, protection of natural rights trumps states’ rights America circa 2020 continues to erupt in riots, spurred by the death-by-cop of George Floyd. The violence is qualitatively different to that which roiled the U.S. … Continue reading

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Against the Wind

Against the Wind Memoirs of a Dissident Psychologist, Richard Lynn, Ulster Institute for Social Research, 2020, reviewed by Ed Dutton  At 90 years of age, Richard Lynn is the doyen of differential psychology. His findings on national and race differences … Continue reading

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Woke – Curse of the Thinking Classes

Woke – Curse of the Thinking Classes Ilana Mercer on the enemy within They’re unwilling to defend true dissidents, but Beltway lite libertarians and Con Inkers are forever genuflecting to privileged legacy journalists, who can afford to voluntarily leave their … Continue reading

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Fake History, from the EU

Fake History, from the EU William Hartley has iron in the soul In 1999, recognising there was no single event which shaped the European landscape greater than the Industrial Revolution, Britain, Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands applied for EU funding … Continue reading

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When “Col. Mike” met the “Mercerator”

When “Col. Mike” met the “Mercerator”  Ilana Mercer, back on the air On July 2, 2020, with my favorite radio broadcaster, “Col. Mike”, of the John Fredericks Show, syndicated out of Virginia, for a wide-ranging discussion of the issues of … Continue reading

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