Category Archives: Globalization

Blue-Collar Lifeworks

Keep Craft Alive SkillsUSA H/T Kevin D. Williamson (possible paywall). See also Matthew Crawford, Shop Class as Soulcraft. That is all. * * * * * You can read most of my more impromptu stuff at here. It should work … Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Built Environment and Infrastructure, Distributism, Education, Globalization, lifeworks, populism, Small is Beautiful, subsidiarity, Thrown down gauntlet | Leave a comment

The Left Coasts’ answer to the Electoral College

Because of the forces first unleashed by [the] liberal project vested in the nation, we can’t simply rely on laissez-faire as a secret recipe for strengthening our families and communities. I mean, do we really think today that leaving the … Continue reading

Posted in Capitalism, Corporatism, deathworks, Economia, Globalization, grievance mongering, Political Matters, populism, Poverty, progressivism, Religious freedom, Uncategorized, woke capital | Tagged | Leave a comment

How Conservatives are deviant

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

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, conservatism, Corporatism, Economia, Globalization, liberalism, Rhetorical fallacies, Science, Small is Beautiful | Tagged

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

Tuesday Supplement, 12/5/17

Metanarratives Sen. Grinch, R, Iowa The right to be wrong Spats and Top Hat Looking for freedom outside the box Moore’s liberal enablers Photios Markopulos, Mayan Orphan

Posted in Calvinism, Consumerism, Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Globalization, Internet, Life political issues, Orthodoxy, Plutocracy, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Speech & Press

Wednesday, 11/15/17

The True Theologian Eradicating stereotypes Post-Liberalism Richard Wilbur Economic and political heresy at First Things Bourgeois Religion Remedy for Ruination Twitter commentary

Posted in Globalization, Holy Tradition, liberalism, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Orthodoxy, Poetry, populism, Prayer, Roman Catholicism, Sexualia, Transvaluation of Values, Worship | Tagged , , ,

Lucky in his enemies

Just two shortish items today. Continue reading

Posted in Built Environment and Infrastructure, Capitalism, Consumerism, Globalization, Small is Beautiful

The return of Debbie Downer

I was kind of a “Debbie Downer” yesterday, wasn’t I? Well hold on. It may get worse. Writing of Amazon killing Big Box which killed Mom & Pop, and what peril that leaves us in, made me reflect once again … Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Built Environment and Infrastructure, Consumerism, Economia, Faith & Ideology, Globalization, Naked Emperors, Technology, terrorism, war

Sunday 11/27/16

Divine ascent; Appalachian Trump Voters; Better than Federalism; Self-Identified Christians Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Asceticism, chicken hawks, Christianity generally, Economia, Evangelicalism, Fasting, Foreign Affairs, Globalization, Health care, Health Care, Holy Tradition, Plutocracy, Political Matters, populism, subsidiarity | Tagged

Wednesday 11/9/16

We need a new model for third world development. Transing the dead. Our wild card President. Continue reading

Posted in Consumerism, Corporatism, Economia, Globalization, Political Matters, populism, Religious freedom, Sexualia