How the Organization Man Went Rogue, Part I

The greatest threat to human liberty always was found in the ability of a few men to be able to aggregate the wealth of the nations and use them for their own purposes. And from...

The Great Reset by Michael Rectenwald (2020)

The following is adapted from a talk delivered at Hillsdale College on November 7, 2021, during a Center for Constructive Alternatives conference on “The Great Reset.” I heartily recommend you read it, and underline portions...

The Iffiness in Science that makes Everything a Coin Flip

I have several fits-and-starts in my stack of stuff, all centering around scientific debates not just about how human history is written, but how human achievement is defined, going back long before history could...

HomoBureaucraticus and Self-Destruction

(photo credit: Haitian passports dumped in the ground in Brazil as they prepared to make their (organized)way to Texas. I'm going to reprint a few lines what I mentioned only recently, but several times over...

Is this really a Pandemic?

What's being sold is that "Pandemics" are bad, bad, bad. I don't want to get too lawyerly, but a pandemic is defined as an "infectious disease that has crossed national boundaries", not really mentioning...

Judging Beauty, Goodness and Virtue

"If you judge Beauty or Goodness or Virtue solely based on what you see in the mirror you will likely die a painful death...whether old or young. Just ask Kurt Cobain" from St George Frederick, an old friend returned.