Category Archives: Corporatism

Clippings & Comment, 2/9/19

A little scat with big band, Adidas stumbles, corporate oppression passes government oppression, and more. Continue reading

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How Conservatives are deviant

How Conservatives are deviant and other cantakerous push-back. Continue reading

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“Hate Crimes”

Why am I uneasy with hate crimes laws? Partly, or perhaps entirely, because I have a presumption against new laws, particularly ones that empower prosecutors to engage in public preening. A new law doesn’t, or shouldn’t, “sound like a good … Continue reading

Posted in Corporatism, Legalia

Potpourri, 11/20/18

Starting with a great David Brooks excerpt; introducing the “woke workplace”; Continue reading

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We’re after power and we mean it

WordPress, the platform I use for this blog (see footer for my other blog) has stooped to censoring material that should not be censored in any society that values free speech. I regret this very much. The story that got … Continue reading

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Trading Lenin for Bezos

Of Amazon’s decision to expand in New York and suburban D.C.: I used to be suspicious of the phrase “costal elites,” but it seems more apt every day. And as those elites congregate with one another, and concentrate their wealth … Continue reading

Posted in Corporatism, Globalization, Political Matters, Senate

What’s not to like?

What’s not to like? Federalism vindicated and subsidiarity as national policy. Pretty soon, we might have a full-blown modus vivendi. (Moi, hier) The morning wasn’t over before I was thinking about what’s not to like: corporate power possibly becoming even … Continue reading

Posted in Corporatism, subsidiarity

Reconsidering

Young people are showing a strange attraction to socialism, as are many Christians who might have been expected to sustain [Michael] Novak’s philosophy of virtuous capitalism. The U.S. lacks leaders who combine prudence and moral vision. (Robert A. Sirico, What … Continue reading

Posted in Capitalism, Corporatism, Distributism, Economia, Small is Beautiful

Wednesday, 11/22/17

Would waiting for marriage give us warts on our hands and drive us insane? Continue reading

Posted in Asceticism, Built Environment and Infrastructure, conservatism, Corporatism, Damn rackets, Foreign Affairs, Life political issues, Marriage (real), Political Matters, Russia, Sexualia

Sunday, 9/3/17

Law of Merited Impossibility Update No enemies on the Right? Cardinal Sarah is a Mensch The Left awakens, slowly, to the Alt-Left Will Houston hurt more than N’Awlins? Made IN

Posted in alt-right, antifa, Corporatism, Damn rackets, Economia, Evangelicalism, liberalism, progressivism, Roman Catholicism