Category Archives: Cultural Issues

A Farewell To Soulless Science Fiction

ACE has posted a grim round-up of news on the science fiction front as evidence accumulates that Doctor Who, Star Trek and Star Wars have all been dragged down by enwokened, holier-than-thou leftist meddlers. Like the monotone and lock-step Cyberpersons … Continue reading

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A most intriguing “Parasite”

‘Parasite’, having been named Best Picture by the National Society of Film Critics, has now been nominated for Best Picture at the Academy Awards. First let me say it was the most watchable film I have seen in a long … Continue reading

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Markle is less biracial than she is monomanical

PREPARATORY to the arrival of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s first baby, back in May 2019, the ABC ran a predictable leftist ‘report’ about how horrid white racists would inevitably do and say horrid white racist things when the … Continue reading

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Was Peter FitzSimons robbed?

The Top Ten Most Influential Books of All Time. 10. The Influence of Sea Power Upon History (1890), Alfred Thayer Mahan 9. History of the Peloponnesian War (5th century B.C.), Thucydides 8. On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres (1543), … Continue reading

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Hope for the Future. Sponsor an IPA campus coordinator!!

The IPA Generation Liberty project has recruited over a thousand young members and there are 14  Campus Coordinators generating some action among the students. Project Hope is a drive to have more campus coordinators. People who want to see more … Continue reading

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The future will be nothing like we can imagine it today

I have just picked up a second-hand copy of the third edition of Percival Marshall’s Flying-Machines – Past, Present & Future, as pictured above. It’s the first time I have ever heard of the book. Near as I can tell … Continue reading

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It’s the roaring 20s

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New Years Eve 2020

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Happy Christmas, Your Eminence

Mark Judge at First Things explores what two films, Clint Eastwood’s latest (Richard Jewell) and the 1946 French classic, Panique, tell us about the apparently limitless human capacity for mob justice driven by hatred and hysteria. It’s a brief essay … Continue reading

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Christmas 2019

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