This is why corporations are happy with diversity among employees based on race, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, while they oppose labor unions. It’s not that identity issues are bad; it’s just that they can be used as diversions against class solidarity. If you focus too much […]
The normie gay writer has a compelling story of survival. Feb 3 After working as a hairstylist for over a decade, Ben got a creative writing degree from Columbia University and started contributing to publications such as Newsweek and The Washington Examiner. Raised in a Christian cult, he’s […]
The Caring Fist of the Therapeutic State Enlightened Despot 10 hr ago In my last Lex Cast essay, I looked at what gives a legal regime its ostensible authority and the types of legal authority identified by Max Weber. Legal authority was deified by Lord Lloyd in his […]
A great column from Mike Lind. One thing I would add to this is that while the two “utopian” tendencies he critiques, neocons and wokesters, may be ostensible rivals, the two currents have since merged to a considerable degree on the shared grounds of anti-Trumpism and Russophobia. By […]
Tweedledee and Tweedledum. Thomas D. Klingenstein and John Fonte Some words of advice for Jim Banks’s new anti-woke caucus. Indiana congressman Jim Banks recently announced the formation of an anti-woke caucus. Good. Banks is acknowledging, for the first time at a congressional level, the danger of woke tyranny. […]
A socialist would claim “woke capital” is about deflecting attention from growing class polarization. A libertarian would say its government/business collusion that is antithetical to free enterprise. They’re both right.
Watch the first seven episodes of The Woke Reformation as one long film! I combined these episodes since I had written them as an arc. I’ll be releasing more episodes soon. This series features Peter Boghossian, Douglas Murray, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Niall Ferguson, Asra Nomani, Helen Pluckrose, James […]
I interviewed Niall Ferguson in early 2021 on Wokeness, history and where left-wing totalitarianism comes from. It was a very fun interview and definitely one of my favorites. I’m lying down in the video because I had debilitating back pain during this time. This is a small part […]
I was lucky enough to interview one of my heroes, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, in early 2021 about her background, the similarities of Wokeness and Islam and more. After the interview, I showed her the trailer for my series, and she thanked me for my work, which blew me […]
LANGUAGE BAN? ‘Field’ PROHIBITED In Official Documents At Michigan College For ‘RACIST’ Implications
Associate editor for Reason Liz Wolfe discusses instances of language banning across the United States.
By Keith Preston, Dean Phoenix, Eric Pierce, Joe Corbett, and Ryan England, with additional insights, ideas, debate, or counterarguments offered by Adil Sarker, Muhedin Hodzic, Nicky Reid, Aiden P. Gregg, Ze Zakre-Koeur, EG Smith, Kristoffer O’D Donnellan, Christopher Maxwell, Christopher Warren, and Summer Scott. January 12, 2023 The […]
I see this as a three-way fight in the PC coalition between the therapeutic statists, race hustlers, and fat positives. Saagar gives his take on new information coming out on how large companies like Coke pushed organizations like the NAACP to smear opponents of their priorities as racist.
January 04, 2023 Jeffrey A. Tucker Jeffrey A. Tucker is the founder and president of the Brownstone Institute, and the author of many thousands of articles… The CDC Is Now the Language Police Share* READ MORE Cory Morgan Cory Morgan is a columnist based […]
By Paul Gottfried, American Greatness How long can the alliance between the surveillance state and what looks like an increasingly lunatic ruling class last? ictor Davis Hanson’s recent mordant comments about the degree to which the FBI will go to influence elections and its shameless defense of this […]
Tess McClure in Auckland, The Guardian The country is believed to be the first to implement an annually rising legal smoking age New Zealand passes world-first legislation to impose an annually rising legal smoking age in a bid to become ‘smoke-free’ by 2025 Photograph: Mixmike/Getty Images Tess McClure […]
Robby Soave weighs in on revelations that the Department of Homeland Security appears to be doubling down on its effort to curb free speech by influencing big tech platforms.
Giant asset managers are finding few friends in Washington as GOP lawmakers attack them for their climate and social agendas. The political isolation of the world’s largest money managers is forcing companies to rethink how they message environmental and social goals. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo By Zachary Warmbrodt […]
By Fox News A woman in Norway is facing up to three years in prison on criminal hate-speech charges after saying that a man cannot become a lesbian. Tonje Gjevjon, a lesbian filmmaker and actress, was informed on Nov. 17 that she was under investigation for speaking out against prominent […]
Over the last few years, we have come to accept that saying unpleasant things about religious or racial minorities should bring us within the compass of the law. This is a relatively new and very strange concept.
By Dana Kennedy New York Post Annabella Rockwell led a life of privilege even before she entered posh Mount Holyoke College in rural South Hadley, Mass. in 2011. The heiress to a pharmaceutical fortune, she grew up on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, summered in Newport, RI, and later […]
Freedom News Digest: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2022 Cancel Culture’s War on History, Heritage and the Freedom to Think for Yourself
Some writers have so confounded society with government, as to leave little or no distinction between them; whereas they are not only different, but have different origins. Society is produced by our wants, and government by our wickedness; the former promotes our happiness <b>positively</b> by uniting our affections, […]
By Chris Menahan | Information Liberation Friday, April 24, 2020 Leaked internal documents from Amazon-owned Whole Foods reveal the company rates their stores using a “diversity index” and determined the threat of unionization is “higher” at stores with “lower diversity.” From Business Insider, “Amazon-owned Whole Foods is quietly […]
Why do people keep falling for it? Michael Shellenberger Sam Bankman-Fried, founder of FTX, now under investigation for fraud. Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder of FTX, which was, until last week, the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency exchange, is today facing prison time for allegedly defrauding his customers of billions of […]
Americans who once venerated self-reliance are building a church of conformity, whose chief means of worship is destroying heretics. Elon Musk should tell the priesthood to shove it Matt Taibbi The parochial snobbery of these people was partly responsible for their failure to convert the Indians… Very […]
My conversation with narcissism expert Sam Vaknin on the characters and businesses that profit from victimhood Michael Shellenberger We tend to think of the people, and businesses, supporting Black Lives Matter, LGBT rights, and climate change advocacy as altruistic. They aren’t doing it for fame or fortune. They’re […]
By Adam Sabes FOXBusiness Biden’s student loan handout is an ‘egregious overstep’ that allows colleges to hike tuition: Sen. Marsha Blackburn The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania will offer an MBA in “Diversity, Equity & Inclusion” major beginning in the 2023 to 2024 academic year. The […]
30 Democratic House members grew and un-grew spines in record time, in a slapstick fiasco predicted almost to the last word Matt Taibbi Clockwise from left: the Congressional Progressive Caucus, Vice-Chair for Policy Jamie Raskin, and Chair Pramila Jayapal It doesn’t happen often, but sometimes, one wishes […]
None of the fundamental drivers of “Wokeness” have relented N.S. Lyons Jan 18 “Long live the victory of Chairman Mao’s revolutionary line!” At least in the Boswash (the corridor of East Coast establishment power running from Boston to Washington), using January to make public predictions about the year […]
What’s driving them? And how can they be defeated? Michael Shellenberger Protesters with “Just Stop Oil” after throwing tomato soup at Van Gogh’s “Sunflowers” in London, October 14, 2022. (Photo Credit: Just Stop Oil.) “The fiercest fanatics are often selfish people who were forced, by innate shortcomings or […]
By David Sacks, Newsweek Elon Musk got in hot water again on Twitter—for proposing peace. On Monday, Musk proposed a peace deal to end the war in Ukraine, for which he was denounced as a pro-Putin puppet by the Twitter mob that has formed to police the discourse […]
Niccolo Soldo Two tweets leapt out at me this past week and have caused me to do a deep think. Here’s the first one: There is a bit of sleight-of-hand in this one by Howard French as he is condensing three different parts of Biden’s speech […]
Declan Leary Oct 8, 2022 12:03 AM The American Conservative At this rate, Jack Phillips will be in court until the day he dies. The now-famous Colorado baker, who has owned and operated Masterpiece Cakeshop since 1993, first faced the fury of the rainbow mob a decade ago, […]
The Woke Religion: The Elect and the Lost; Implicit Bias and Spiritual Regeneration; Assurance of Being Good
By Eric Rasmusen Joseph Bottum sees Wokeism as being pseudo-religion, false food feeding spiritual hunger. That is correct. In every man is a God-shaped hole that he yearns to fill. But this spiritual hunger can be satisfied, at least temporarily, by false food, just as you can satisfy […]
Can we right the ship of the Left? A panel of old-school leftists discusses the state of the left. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=89MEdT9dLBI
On this show V-RADIO is proud to present Lierre Keith, Derrick Jensen and Troy Preston. Three leftist thinkers who may come from different backgrounds in left leaning activism but are all unified in one purpose. How can we right the ship of the left?
Jose Alberto Nino You think of Whole Foods (or “Whole Paycheck” as some of my friends call it) and you probably don’t think of conservative values. The organic-only crowd and well-to-do white collar liberals that shop there and scoff at other grocery stores have painted the company with […]
Stratton J. Davis 2 hr ago Inspired by the original “PC Watch” written by the great Lew Rockwell in the 90’s, this is the inaugural edition of a column I will be contributing to my great friends over at Hoppean.org. Checkout their site as they are continuously knocking […]
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There seems to be a lot of concusion both on the American right and left about the relationship between Marxism and wokeness. Right-wingers think Wokeness is Marxist, and so do American leftists. The reality is that Marxism and wokeneness and Marxism are completely incompatible.
‘I think of Ireland as a Woke equivalent of Ceausescu’s Romania, 1989. Okay, you don’t have people disappearing . . . YET — though we get threatened on an industrial scale.’ — Craig Fitzsimons John Waters It’s not us, it’s them . . What has happened to rock […]
I have written about many topics here at Attack the System over the past 22 years, with a focus on outlining a predictive narrative of how world geopolitics and domestic US politics would likely evolve in the future. The core emphasis has been to develop a theoretical framework […]
Briahna Joy Gray and Robby Soave react to an unreleased resignation Gen. Mark Milley wrote to former President Donald Trump after the incident in Lafayette Square.
By Peter R Quinones Open in browser Monkeypox will be soon forgotten but the disease that is political correctness is going to continue to mutate and infect the populace until people have finally had enough. The video above is from the “evil, far-right” FOX Business channel show Kennedy […]
American leftists are throwing a fit after the fact has been exposed almost all ‘progressive’ causes are overwhelmingly created, bankrolled and funded by the elite sections of the American ruling class. Here we will show, beyond any threshold of a doubt, that American leftism derives entirely from […]
Chomsky, long known asset of the US intelligence and state department, has now come forward and ADMITTED that censorship of anti-imperialist and anti-globalist voices in the West is far worse than so-called Soviet Totalitarianism. It’s gotten so bad that even NOAM CHOMSKY can’t defend this decrepit liberal consensus […]
By Rann Miller, Moguldom A protestor walks away as police in riot gear advance on the crowd after a 10 p.m. curfew following the funeral for Freddie Gray, April 28, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray was arrested by the Baltimore Police Department over possessing a knife and suffered spinal […]
William S. Lind, Traditional Right On the surface, the cultural Marxists’ war on normal pronouns is simply silly, the vaporings of unhinged women. Even those unhinged women know that in the real world, men are “he,” women are “she,” things are “it,” and “they” is plural. We all […]
Can Woke Capital be stopped? Josh Young of The Republic Capital Management joins El Nino Speaks to talk about how his company is fighting the politicization of corporate boardrooms. LISTEN HERE
Roland Fryer was an unlikely Harvard superstar. Abandoned by his mom at birth and raised by an alcoholic dad, Fryer became the youngest black professor to ever secure tenure at Harvard and won the prestigious John Bates Clark Medal, the prize for the best economist under 40 in […]
Here’s an excerpt of my conversation with Richard Dawkins on “Is wokeness replacing religion?” where we talk about the budding argument of wokeness, the consequences of the decline of Christianity and religion in the culture, and much more.