Category: Left and Right

A National Conservatism?

By Bradley J. Birzer|November 21st, 2022|Categories: American Republic, Bradley J. Birzer, Conservatism, Senior Contributors Conservatism since Edmund Burke has been about the cultivation and protection of intermediary institutions, of local communities, and of families. Rarely, if ever, does the nation-state, known as The United States of America, serve […]

Was Colin Wilson a fascist?

For thousands of fans, he made philosophy thrillingly relevant. Yet there is a deep unsavoury undercurrent to his worldview/ Colin Wilson on Hampstead Heath in 1956. Photo by Mark Kauffman/The LIFE Picture Collection/Shutterstock Jules Evans is an honorary research fellow at the Centre for the History of the […]

A MARXIST CAUGHT BETWEEN FASCISM AND STALINISM: THE POLITICAL AND INTELLECTUAL LIFE OF ANDRÉS NIN, 1919 TO 1939

By Juan Villa The words fascism, communism, socialism, and anarchism often times have been loaded words in terms of how everyday Americans have been schooled to interpret them. Therefore, the objective was to revisit these words through the interpretations of Intellectual Marxists themselves in order to understand these […]

‘The more time passes, the less reversible the situation will be,’ says prominent author Laurent Obertone on risk of civil war in France

“There are new victims all the time. Immigration is not questioned, and neither is the justice system.” November 17, 2022 editor: REMIX NEWS author: Olivier Bault Renowned French author Laurent Obertone presents a bleak future of a France in conflict in his books, but he says that such […]

Blame the Deep State

The American Conservative As members of The American Conservative know and more periodic readers have probably gathered, the magazine celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. Last night our annual gala looked back at two decades of being a voice of rightwing dissent, and celebrated the fact that we […]

American Woman Sentenced for Leading All-Female ISIS Battalion

  The Extremism Roundup Promoting Civil Discourse and Marginalizing the Extremes A weekly compilation of the most important developments in the struggle against radical ideologies Islamist Extremism Allison Fluke-Ekren – Alexandria’s Sheriff’s Office via Washington Post screenshot American Woman Sentenced to 20 Years for Leading All-Female ISIS Battalion Allison […]

William Dudley Pelley: Life and Times

by Salofaista and Zoltanous Introduction Fringe movements, whether in politics or religion, tend to attract fringe individuals. George Lincoln Rockwell, leader of the American Nazi Party, once made the observation that: “Creativity is fanaticism. Every creative genius has had to be a fanatic. Many of them have been […]

Three Paths to Despotism

By Joel Kotkin “Democracy is at stake,” US President Biden told a gathering of Democratic Party governors on September 28th. His warning about the global spread of illiberalism followed the stunning gains made by populist parties in Sweden and Italy, the latter of which he mentioned directly. “We […]

Elon Musk says his teenage daughter doesn’t want to be associated with him because of what he calls ‘full-on communism’ taught in schools and widespread hatred of the wealthy

By Avery Hartmans Insider Elon Musk said “full-on communism” taught in schools led to his estrangement from his teenage daughter. There’s “a general sentiment that if you’re rich, you’re evil,” Musk told the Financial Times. Musk’s daughter recently filed to change her name, saying she doesn’t want to […]

The West: An Elephant On Stilts?

Is the progressive view of history a mirage propped up on vulnerable infrascture? Morgoth There’s a scene in The Matrix Reloaded in which Councillor Hamann engages Neo in conversation and suggests that they take a walk down to the engineering level of the real world city, curiously named […]

GOP Populists lack an Institutional Strategy

By Robert Stark Robert Stark The historically unprecedented FBI raid on Trump’s Mar-a-Lago further exacerbated existing polarization and solidifies how the right now views institutions, including federal law enforcement, as politicized against them. Now many conservatives view the national security apparatus as the enemy, with Marjorie Taylor Green […]