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James Gunn and not a centre-righter, e.g. Judge Ryan Bounds whose nomination to the Ninth Circuit was ignominiously withdrawn because of college writings with views inconsistent with the progressive-consensus.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
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
Trump returns to Washington from Helsenki summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. But establishment Washington and Media Party remain in a noisy uproar because Trump is said to have sided with Putin’s testimony over that of his own intelligence “community.” So today Trump reversed himself on two key points, Continue reading
Trump on the world stage behind a podium; to his left stands Russian President Vladimir Putin. Will he finally acquiesce to the progressive-consensus anti-Russian pro-war narrative of media and political establishment both right and left? Apparently not. Continue reading
U.S. sanctions on the Islamic Republic of Iran soon to be implemented; secondary sanctions on states that trade with Iran to begin November 4, 2018. So: Eurasian state and commercial-logistical actors scramble to consolidate independent energy production and distribution hubs. Unintended consequences: Continue reading
Trump visits Britain. Hilarity ensues. In protest of the visit, Londoners remind the U.S. why Trump won. Continue reading
The FBI may be construed as a system, a social system, an organizational system etc. Systems perpetuate themselves, hence, systems select for resources, actors, opportunities. Question: What manner of system selects for an individual like this?
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