Category: commentary

North American Cultural Revolution Develops Apace as Disney Fires James Gunn Director of Guardians of the Galaxy I and II for Offensive Tweets

Another public shaming with ritual expulsion occurs. But this time the offender is progressive edgy-cool all-the-correct-opinions film director James Gunn and not a centre-righter, e.g. Judge Ryan Bounds whose nomination to the Ninth Circuit was ignominiously withdrawn because of college writings with views inconsistent with the progressive-consensus. A stagist could argue that the revolution has entered its Terror phase when it begins to purge itself. Continue reading

Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok (VVD): “Give me an example of a multi-ethnic or multicultural society where the original population still lives (…) and where there is a peaceful society. I don’t know of one”

Europe is losing its culture because of immigration U.S. President Trump was heard to say on his recent tour of Europe that ended in Helsinki with accusations of “treason” from his cousins, which means peers in high office or with high status, in his troubled republic. For the Atlantic-Basin progressive-consensus this is racism. But is the American President the only figure to embrace this troubling line of thought? Continue reading

Zizek and Robinson on the The Collapse of the U.S. Conservative Movement–or is it the North American Political Right? or What, Precisely?

A focal point in the buzz of discourse among editorialists is that the North American political right has collapsed. The precise character of the collapse, however, and the conclusions that can be drawn from it, is in dispute. Whether this indicates an emergent left or a more complicated situation is the question, and to probe that question I compare the analyses of Continue reading