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Book Review: "How Democracies Die"

Two posts ago I previewed a book I was reading called How Democracies Die, by Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt (see “Tolling Bells? 522 more words

History

Marduk’s Viktoria is the Latest Landmark in a Long-Standing Pattern of Far-Right Sympathy

As you probably know, Swedish black metal veterans Marduk today unleash their latest opus Viktoria upon the unsuspecting metal public. But enough with the pleasantries, Viktoria is out today, and it’s the latest in a long line of very questionable expressions of far-right sympathies on behalf of the band. 1,102 more words

Features

Blir 2018 året Sverige gick ur tiden för gott?

Det är ju länge sedan Sverige helt förlorade sin roll som föredöme. Ett blekt minne av en tid då det utanför våra gränser möttes med en viss nyfikenhet och respekt att säga att man var svensk. 308 more words

To Break Bread With Judas

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
The Taking of Christ, 1602
Oil on canvas

In certain progressive circles, something to the following extent has been punted around from time to time as an expression of dire concern regarding the resurgence of Nazism (and other fascist / neo-fascist ideologies) in our late-modern world: 504 more words

What Nazis didn't understand then and modern leftists don't understand now is that aborting children because of genetic disorders won't make genetic disorders disappear forever.

Another from NZ Conservative Coalition. The Pope’s statement made me think that advocates for abortion misunderstand the fact of biology that genes can mutate in healthy people and can be passed on…which means that aborting children with genetic disorders won’t necessarily make that genetic disorder disappear…in the long term, that genetic disorder always has the chance to reappear if a person’s genes mutate and it gets passed along to any children they have. 41 more words

something

something is in the distance

something familiar rings a bell

an atavistic dystopia

we know not but know it well

Trump's United States of Terror

THE WAY I SEE IT

The second worst thing that ever happened to America was the invasion of the (mainly white, British) ‘Pilgrim Fathers’, who trampled (figuratively and literally) over millennia of history and the spiritual beliefs of native Americans. 1,205 more words

Science Fiction