Category Archives: Western Civilsation

Kim Beazley and Tony Abbott on saving Western Civilisation

Just posted by the Ramsay Centre: Peta Credlin speaks to two Rhodes Scholars on a reset worth backing:

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“As the elastic touches my ears”

St John Henry Newman composed Lead Kindly Light and the Mission of My Life prayer. Dick Bott gives you… The Rev Richard Bott, Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Canada, composed a very beautiful “Prayer for Putting on a Face … Continue reading

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This is our Agincourt!

This day is call’d election day. He that outlives this day, and comes safe home, Will stand a tip-toe when this day is nam’d, And rouse him at the name of Donald Trump. He that shall live this day, and … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, War and peace, Western Civilsation | 44 Comments

“We have a list”

Overwrought WaPo house ‘conservative’ Jennifer Rubin wants Trump supporters to be liquidated: Any R now promoting rejection of an election or calling to not to follow the will of voters or making baseless allegations of fraud should never serve in … Continue reading

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Democrats: A Brief History

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Young adult material on your ABC. Our taxes at work

Thanks to Tony Thomas for having the intestinal fortitude to watch. I suppose someone has to. Enjoy! With approval at highest levels, the ABC is encouraging schoolchildren 15 years and upwards to view salacious ABC materials. This week the ABC … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, Rafe, Western Civilsation | 29 Comments

Liberal paper calls for a Trump vote

Not entirely happy, but look at his achievements compared with the alternative. Let’s look at the Trump record: Under Donald Trump the economy, pre-COVID, boomed, like no time since the 1950s. Look at your 401(k) over the past three years. … Continue reading

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A glimpse of the future if Donald Trump loses

A possible future from the pen of Leo Champion. Hot off the press, published 15 minutes ago. In the late twenty-second century, civilized society has migrated into towering networks of arcology-skyscrapers – urbanization taken to its logical extreme and controlled … Continue reading

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The greatest political show on earth

This was just today, from Wisconsin. Watch at least ten minutes and if you’ve had enough then you will have seen most of what you need to see but there’s lots more later. There is never a dull moment the … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Western Civilsation | 34 Comments

I’m nervous but hopeful

Stark choices before us ends as follows. Once at the dinner table, my late mother-in-law (OBM), opined that Adlai Stevenson was divorced and, therefore, had not been fit to lead. Her husband (OBM) sharply replied, “Madam, you recently flew to … Continue reading

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