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Posts in category “Decline and Fall”

SJWs Destroying Universities, Episode MMCCXVII

Defeats for old-fashioned liberal education in Iowa, and among medieval history scholars

Posted July 21st, 2018

Let’s Go Babylon

Witches, transgenders, man-haters, and sadomasochists: your New York Times guide to a ‘cool’ summer vacation

Posted July 19th, 2018

The Dragon In The Storm Drain

Corruption and mistrust

Posted July 16th, 2018

But The Man Can’t Bust Our Nookie

Planned Parenthood of NYC breaks new ground in defining indignity down

Posted July 15th, 2018

The Prophetic Houellebecq

The French novelist can be hard to read, but nobody has a better read on the maladies of our time

Posted July 13th, 2018

Christianity As National Suicide Pact

For Italian Catholics, who better defends their interests: Matteo Salvini, or Pope Francis?

Posted July 10th, 2018

Learning From ‘The Final Pagan Generation’

How do 21st century Christians keep it from happening to us?

Posted July 9th, 2018

Lake Wobegon’s Ghost Churches

A melancholy farewell to little churches on the prairie

Posted July 8th, 2018

The Ideological Blindness Of The Old

John Lanchester: Economics changed in ways that people 50 and older dangerously fail to intuit

Posted July 5th, 2018

Voxsplaining Rural America

‘What’s the matter with rural white people? Don’t they deserve what they get?’

Posted July 5th, 2018

Victims Of The Sexual Revolution

It has been a disaster for the poor, and good for nobody except the privileged

Posted July 3rd, 2018

Two Kinds Of Barbarians

On immigration, when is it racist to love your own culture, and to seek to defend it?

Posted June 29th, 2018

Weimar America & The ‘Unhinged’ Ad

Mad Maxine Waters and an all-star cast of left-wing hatemongers

Posted June 27th, 2018

The Passionate Intensity Of The Worst

Maybe our institutions are strong enough to withstand temptations to violence — but let’s not test them

Posted June 26th, 2018

Losing Tommy Tucker

After years of enduring scandals, Uncle Ted is the last straw for one conservative Catholic man

Posted June 25th, 2018

Mad Maxine

The insane California Democrat and the effects of her mobocratic progressivism

Posted June 25th, 2018

Liberal Media’s Freaky Father’s Day

Celebrating the destruction of fatherhood under liquid modernity’s ideological despotism

Posted June 15th, 2018