Category Archives: Western Civilsation

Forthcoming IPA event in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane

Why the words of Western Civilisation must endure with Professor Mark Bauerlein Professor Mark Bauerlein is a Professor of English at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia where he has taught since 1989. He is Senior Editor of the journal First … Continue reading

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Good and bad mixed up – the sunset of the West?

Ellen of Tasmania put up a video in the comments on The Joy of Socialism. The video is narrated by Paul Joseph Watson and proclaims that “Almost every factor that precedes the collapse of great civilizations has been met by … Continue reading

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Lost souls

The reason I have been up in Sydney was to go to a Wiggles concert along with my granddaughter. The place was packed to the rafters and for the under-sevens it was a sensation. But for me, it was how … Continue reading

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My first take on the American election result

I spent the afternoon in the company of like-minded friends watching the results and these are my first thoughts. There has been a shift in the momentum away from the #NeverTrump and the Democrats so that there is a clearer … Continue reading

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Baedeker bombing

It seems the cultural vandals of the left have picked up where Hitler left off with his attack on Western civilization. When the tide of war turned he launched his bombers at the great cities of England with their heritage … Continue reading

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Libertyfest Brisbane

Two great days in Brisbane, no Cats in sight but a lot of very good speakers. After chatting with two or three people who did not know about Catallaxy I asked for a show of hands in the next session … Continue reading

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The Paris Agreement in pictures

View image on Twitter Mike [email protected] No, it’s not the outskirts of Mumbai, it’s Paris!! How is Tourism?? #fo2eu  11:26 PM – Aug 12, 2018

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July 4

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these … Continue reading

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Western civilisation and Donald Trump

The ad is PDT’s last before the election in 2016. At the time he spoke these words, few people understood how true they were. Now there can be no doubt. This was brought to mind by this picked up at … Continue reading

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