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Europe Central

Europe Central by William Vollmann is one of the best novels that I have read in a long while. For those of you out there who too varying extents might be tired of WWII themed movies, books and computer games, I assure you that this is a cut above. 552 more words

Book Reviews

The Language of Political Oppression

A political/intellectual movement has invented a language of oppression to crush those who have  differences with them.  Anytime you hear “racist,” “sexist,” “homophobic,” “misogynist,” or “Islamaphobic,” you are being subjugated to pressure to shut up and agree with the program.   283 more words


Peak Leftism

In Nov. 2014 Republicans, esp. conservative Republicans, stormed to victory on election night. Increasing House majorities to levels unseen in most of our lifetimes, they racked up greater numbers of state legislatures and governorships while even recapturing the U.S. 799 more words


Truth and tyranny

One principle that today’s intellectuals most passionately disseminate is vulgar relativism. For them it is certain that there is no truth, only opinion: my opinion, your opinion. 139 more words


They're Always Watching

Leaves crunched under my feet as I made my way further and further into the forest. The basket in my hand swung left and right and I pretended to look for berries. 808 more words