A postmodern pantheon...

Submitted by frlarry on Thu, 04/11/2019 - 16:05
  In the beginning, there were tribes.
  Very quickly, there evolved super-tribes, which came to be called kingdoms.
  But, kingdoms were too small to defend themselves against powerful kingdoms,...

  ...powerful ancient kingdoms ruled by Chinese, Assyrians, ...

  ...and there emerged Empires.

  ...but, not right away.

For, kingdoms had to first learn how to dominate, then subjugate.
Egyptians, Assyrians, Greeks, Persians,...
...prepared the ground for the colossus of Nebuchadnezzar's dream...

And then history saw the empires...

Beginning with Nebuchadnezzar's own,
  the Babylonian

Identity politics in our nominalist, PC, moral relativist world...

Submitted by frlarry on Sun, 04/07/2019 - 16:10
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As everyone (presumably) knows, Dennis Prager is a conservative. As everyone (presumably) knows, Candace Owens is a conservative. Progressivism, 21st century style, is more totalitarian about matters of identity politics than their 20th century forebears.

For an interesting sense of perspective on this developing social/moral/political collapse, see "The Candace Owens Show: Rob Smith".

Is the Pope a globalist?

Submitted by frlarry on Thu, 04/04/2019 - 09:59

It has been alleged that the Pope is a globalist. I believe the person who declared this incorrectly derived this notion from the fact that the Catholic Church is, by definition and by history, the universal (meaning world-wide) Church. (As it says in the Creed, the Church is "One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic.")