Tag Archives: race

Dennis Prager’s Rohrschalk Test

A Dennis Prager column opens with a very broad-brush premise: Every non-liberal leftist — that is, nearly every Democrat running for president, New York Times and Washington Post columnist, CNN and MSNBC host, and your left-wing brother-in-law — labels every … Continue reading

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Who is Cultural Proximate to the U.S.?

There is a genuine rift in conservative thought on immigration, illustrated by contrasting takes on the National Conservatism Conference speech of Amy Wax. Much of the commentary on Wax’s comments have been reactive in the bad sense, accusing her of … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 8/30/17

Evangelizing the Alt-Right Man, Woman, Mayor Always folly Black America’s climb, fall

Posted in alt-right, Christianity generally, Education, Evangelicalism, History, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Sexualia, Transvaluation of Values, Virtue signaling | Tagged

Potpourri, 7/25/17 (evening)

Is the denoument near? O.J., historic figure; religion & rationality; ranking existential threats; more … Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Arts and Music, Calvinism, Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, Family, Glamour, Health care, History, Journalism, Political correctness, Russia, Sexualia | Tagged , ,

Liberal Protestantism & more

Rod Dreher on liberal protestantism, Thomas Sowell on changes in his lifetime, George Will on questions for SCOTUS nominees, and John McCain tips his hand. Continue reading

Posted in Benedict Option, Christianity generally, Education, Evangelicalism, Foreign Affairs, History, Journalism, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Political Matters, Pretexting, Protestantism, Russia, Secularism, Selma Envy, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Virtue signaling | Tagged

Thursday 11/17/16

Magnificent Myth; Racial tu quoque; Those messy social issues; Chief Executive; Weaponizing empathy Continue reading

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Wednesday, 9/28/16

All things considered, a surprisingly joyous romp though our current political swamp. Continue reading

Posted in Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Foreign Affairs, grievance mongering, History, Political Matters, progressivism, the worst are full of passionate intensity | Tagged

Thursday, 8/11/16

Giant sexual scotoma threatens national sanity! Jim & Tammy Faye sexual scandal: what it birthed will shock you! Conservatives are now politically correct! (More) Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Evangelicalism, Foreign Affairs, Legalia, Literature, Marriage (real), Rights Talk, Sexualia, Sundry flakes, war | Tagged , , ,

Fear turning into hatred

As an angry and disaffected youth, back in the 1970s and 1980s, long before my subsequent change of heart and conversion to Catholicism, I had been a leading member of the National Front, which would later metamorphose into the British … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve

No-fault tragedy – Rhetorical stalemate? – On re-reading Schmemann – But all the kids are eating pig slops, Mom!” – Ways to make states cooperate Continue reading

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