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Posts in category “Culture”

The Selfishness Of The Self

Liberalism will ultimately be reined in by the rediscovery of limits

Posted January 17th, 2018

How The Social Order Crumbles

David Brooks on Patrick Deneen’s Why Liberalism Failed

Posted January 12th, 2018

Christian Smith Has Had It With B.S.

Notre Dame prof’s superb rant against academia’s decadent culture

Posted January 10th, 2018

Classical Liberalism Strikes Out

An interview with the author of Why Liberalism Failed

Posted January 9th, 2018

Do You Know Del Noce?

Fran Maier calls the late Italian philosopher of modernity ‘the most important thinker we don’t know’

Posted January 9th, 2018

Decadence

Are we ‘sustainably decadent’? Ask the guys running the Silicon Valley ‘Brotopia’

Posted January 3rd, 2018

The Radetzky March At Liberalism’s End

Joseph Roth’s 1932 masterpiece about the fall of the Austro-Hungarian Empire has lessons for us today

Posted December 27th, 2017

London: Caracas On The Thames?

When does a society reach a tipping point-of-no-return?

Posted December 21st, 2017

Failsons And The Women Who Love Them

What to do about young men who won’t marry their girlfriends, and the girlfriends who put up with them?

Posted December 19th, 2017

Loneliness In The Big City

How do you fight it? What about the geographical cure?

Posted December 12th, 2017

Little Dutch Oasis On The Prairie

Orange City is a strong small town. How liberal can it afford to be?

Posted December 4th, 2017

Dégenération Américaine

Watch — seriously, watch, and listen — to David Mathewes translation of …

Posted December 3rd, 2017

Walker Percy At The Present Moment

Why we need him more than ever

Posted December 1st, 2017

Blue America More Virtuous Than Red? Nope

Marriage and family stability is actually greater among red-state Republicans

Posted November 28th, 2017

Whites Moving In? There Goes The Neighborhood

Community, particularism, and the liberal double standard

Posted November 28th, 2017

Our Rotten Elites

Most 2017 National Book Award YA finalists are ‘deathworks’

Posted November 27th, 2017

Save The West, Move To … Europe?

Should US traditionalists set sail to save the poor battered gargoyles?

Posted November 8th, 2017