Monthly Archives: December 2012

Dalrymple & Political Correctness

Another Dalrymple gem via Ed Driscoll’s Quote of the Day. Political correctness is communist propaganda writ small. In my study of communist societies, I came to the conclusion that the purpose of communist propaganda was not to persuade or convince, … Continue reading

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Democracy in Europe

Just a phase. From The Telegraph(UK), Václav Klaus warns that the destruction of Europe’s democracy may be in its final phase. The new push for a European Union federation, complete with its own head of state and army, is the … Continue reading

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What Big Government Demands

Another nice quote from Jerry Pournelle remembered by Instapundit: We have always known that eternal vigilance is the price of freedom. It’s worse now, because capture of government is so much more important than it once was. There was a … Continue reading

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Orwell

George Orwell was a fountain of great quotes: People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf. Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls … Continue reading

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Why the Peaceful Majority is Irrelevant

A perfect example of that for which this blog was created. I remember reading this op-ed years ago, it was unsaved and then forgotten. Well, it just turned up again on Snaphanen (as part of the commentary to a video … Continue reading

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