Tag Archives: civil society

No peace I find

1 [O]ur brains did not evolve to understand the world but to survive it. Reality is software that doesn’t run well on our mental hardware, unless the display resolution is minimized. We therefore seek out stories, not because they are … Continue reading

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Friday Potpourri 8/24/18

1 Do you support religious liberty or LGBT individuals? It needn’t be an either–or proposition. Just as many who identify as LGBT hold conservative values, so many religious social conservatives count LGBT individuals among their beloved friends, family, and colleagues. … Continue reading

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What is the essence of conservatism in America?

If con­servatives wish to remain true to their his­torical concerns, they should recognize as their adversary the Universal and Homoge­neous State. Continue reading

Posted in conservatism, Corporatism, Damn rackets, liberalism, Plutocracy, Political Matters, progressivism, Rights Talk, Selma Envy, Sexualia, solidarity, statism, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Transvaluation of Values | Tagged ,