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Dying for the Right

Dying for a Cause is not the same as arguing a Cause. What stands out about the Civil War (1860-1865, for those of you who still read) is that both sides sent their sons to fight...

The Great Reset by Michael Rectenwald (2020)

The following is adapted from a talk delivered at Hillsdale College on November 7, 2021, during a Center for Constructive Alternatives conference on “The Great Reset.” I heartily recommend you read it, and underline portions that...

In the End, Natural Law Decides

If you have studied God from the viewpoint of Natural Law then you know He was never a fan of kings, or their systems of government. They always destroy themselves, and in accordance with Natural...

Communism vs Socialism, First Principles, Getting the Understanding Straight

Unlike Communism, which was the love child of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, Fascism had no real solid parentage, just a mishmash of European social thinking. Americans are ordinary people, created on the principle that ordinary...

The “Politics” of Global Cooling…

...which according to Nature and Natural Law, has begun. Again. This guy's name is Peter Temple, and there is a 2015 and 2019 version, only mildly edited. https://youtu.be/lZw4DdocxN0 Mr Temple is speaking of an era which, even if you...

The J6 Hostage Crisis now at 324 days!

The Iran Hostage Crisis, (Nov 4, 1979- Jan 20, 1981) lasted 444 days, and all national media mentioned it nightly to begin their nightly broadcasts:   ABC’s Ted Koppel led every evening broadcast with “America Held Hostage,...

The Times They are A’Changin’, So, Do we Need to Change the Names?

…just to avoid confusion between “classical”, “modern” and “new-and-improved” Republicans and Conservatives. I watched Peter, Paul & Mary sing this live in 1964 on the campus of the University of Kentucky. Of course, Bob Dylan wrote...

Science and History and Facts

Science began as a logical and reasoned inquiry into how Nature works. Isaac Newton and gravity always comes to mind first with me. You'll note it's tied together with mathematics, and how many times have...

The Plan; or How Shite Happens…by Anonymous

(Sent to me several years ago, and just re-found while going through my stack of stuff.) (Deep and prescient on more than one label) In the beginning was the Plan. And then came the Assumptions. And the Assumptions were...

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Federalism

America's first big political hill to climb was whether we should have a One-Party government. And, rather quickly, it was decided "No". That original one-party was...

If We Lose… (A Preaching)

This is a Preaching, not a Teaching. Takes about 5 minutes.  We haven’t lost…yet. But time is running out as to how long we may have...

Satan’s Falling Out With God, News You Need

In the story I'm developing about Satan's battle against God I'm relying on JRR Tolkein's fictional rendering of their primordial relationship... in part because...

Promiscuity and Profanity, a Commentary of Modern LGBTQIA

Mark Twain was apparently a notorious swearer. Since he didn’t use such language in his writings (wasn’t permitted in his day) we have no...

Royalism

America may be the only nation on earth in which its citizens can choose up sides to discuss things and then map out the...