Circumcision is the norm in America but not in Europe for a few reasons. It has been common across the Islamic world but discouraged by Russian Orthodox Christians since the middle ages. At the start of the 19th century circumcision was not widespread but as the Victorian age got underwayRead More

I am doing a thing a certain way. Someone else queries whether that’s the best way If I haven’t given their counter advice any thought it may be better. If I have tried their way but found it was worse my way remains better so advice about my way it’sRead More

“It is our duty now to begin to lay the plans and determine the strategy for the winning of a lasting peace and the establishment of an American standard of living higher than ever before known.” Franklin Delano Roosevelt, President of the United States.

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In all the furore of retrograde agenda-driven analysis and accusation that followed the local elections of May 3rd 2018, there doesn’t seem to be a single commentator or politician able to see the wood for the trees and call it like it is: an apt reflection of the thinking andRead More

Germaine Greer Modern Guardian Hijack Feminism for the Lumpen Bourgeois Dunning Kruger smart folks manifested Mention the Buckley – Cambridge Union – 70s furore. Fascism Guardian leftist prediction 20 years ago. Germaine Greer calls for punishment for rape to be reduced https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/may/30/germaine-greer-calls-for-punishment-for-to-be-reduced Germaine, your shock-jock musings just í today’s youngRead More

According to Steven Pinker, the world is actually getting better. Pinker uses history and statistics to outline world trends that position progress within a broader context. With all of the data Pinker has collected, he suggests the world is actually getting better. Is it?Read More