Western Civilization, Western Tradition, History of the West
G. K. Chesterton's life offers an example.
The violin is playing.
Amid this holiday season of reflection, I’m thinking about America’s future.
To some, Jordan Peterson is a breath of fresh air. To others, a guru. Many find him and his ideas to be dangerous. Still others see him as a sign of the times. In a sense, they’re all right.
It seems there’s always some Grinch that wants to ruin Christmas every year.
The danger with popularizing socialism is that it sounds reasonable, but it never works.
Are Americans who admire the world’s most brutal regimes miseducated or stupid?
Why do the nations rage? I don't know. Maybe because they're out of ammo culturally.
Go ahead. Make someone’s day.
A UK perspective on the rise of moralitis and the hypocrisy which accompanies it.
Like most new inventions, after the fact, the Instant Pot might seem like a mere technological accomplishment. Why couldn’t socialist planners mobilize scientists and do the same thing?
Can a patriot be a nationalist and vice versa? If not, why not?
Many people this holiday season will experience the joy of attending a local performance of “The Nutcracker” ballet by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
Unfortunately, the wounds of the '60s have not healed with the graying of the 1968 generation.
She has conceded the essence of the rightist—and, by the way, centrist—critique of the open-borders approach to immigration.
Therapists and journalists are beginning to question the wisdom of putting children on the transgender path.
Students are turning their own ignorance into an excuse for victimhood.
Companies are forever wanting to do “team-building,” but everything about the woke workplace compels those with any common sense to consider everyone around them a potential threat.
If the Times had visited one of China’s many private hospitals, they would have found something quite different from the chaos depicted in China’s public health care facilities.
“We did not create or fashion ourselves, and we did not get to where we are in life by ourselves. So living in gratitude is living in truth.” Living out of ingratitude is living a lie.
Why precisely, is the family dead or dying in Europe and the west?
We all know the story. But in November 2018, we would do well to remember all of this not with mere nostalgia, but with moral intent.
Culture is always filled with political hysteria and overblown fears.
It comes from Oscar Wilde's play, "A Woman of No Importance."
There's a major difference for family members experiencing natural death vs. assisted suicide.
Veterans Day commemorates the end of World War I. The United States intervened in that war to save its British and French allies. Should America have stayed out?
World War I and its subsequent peace agreements brought consequences that even today haunt our lives.
Of all the disturbing developments in culture and ideas over the last several years few have been more disturbing than the reemergence of communism and socialism.