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Alasdair MacIntyre: "the coming ages of barbarism and darkness"

” “It is always dangerous to draw too precise parallels between one historical period and another; and among the most misleading of such parallels are those which have been drawn between our own age in Europe and North America and the epoch in which the Roman empire declined into the Dark Ages. 239 more words

Politics/Current Events

Black privileges discussed--thugs rule

I think this summarizes some serious problems we have in this country. 67 more words


Barronelle Stutzman and the Politics of Perfect Victimhood

Though news outlets differ in their coverage of the case, they tend to agree on a few particulars: Barronelle Stutzman is a 70-year-old resident of Washington state. 708 more words


The Melby Foundation Official Statement of Disassociation

The Melby Foundation publicly dissociates itself from the harmful and hateful rhetoric of Nugent’s comments section.

The Melby Foundation is publicly dissociating itself from the hurtful and dehumanizing, hateful and violent, unjust and defamatory rhetoric of Nugent’s comments section. 2,369 more words


The B-Word

According to the leading dictionary definitions, the term “bitch” means:
• A female dog.
• An unpleasant person (usually female) or situation.
• A woman with multiple sexual partners. 340 more words


The death of Audrie Pott––and the death of respect

From FOXNews.com:

Eight days after allegedly being sexually battered while passed out at a party, and then humiliated by online photos of the assault, 15-year-old Audrie Pott posted on Facebook that her life was ruined, “worst day ever,” and hanged herself.

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Jim Bouchard