For the West to Live, ‘Equality’ Must Die

(source) Equality is the chief faux virtue of our time. Our obsession with it brings to mind the great G.K. Chesterton’s observation, “The business of Progressives is to go on making mistakes. The business of Conservatives is to prevent mistakes from being corrected.” Long ago the West erred by exalting “equality” at, ultimately, quality’s -- and... Continue Reading →

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When Young People Aren’t Having Sex, Something’s Wrong

(source) Of all things to measure, sex provides a source of endlessly fascinating data points. Who is having it, how much, and in what kinds of relationships? Kate Julian’s article “Why are Young People Having So Little Sex?” collects the latest research on this topic. From a traditionalist perspective, however, the most interesting components are not what... Continue Reading →

Leftists Aren’t Religious? Ask Them about Food

(source) Muslims eat halal. Jews eat kosher. Devout Catholics and Orthodox Christians abstain from meat on Friday and certain holy days. Hindus are vegetarian. But you will never see food practices take on religious intensity like they do in the more politically blue/left-wing bastions of the United States. Spend some time with vegan, gluten-free, and... Continue Reading →

Climate Change Project is Globalized Socialism

(source) The Riddle: What climate does climate change change? The Answer: The political climate of course. Let me explain. Pollution and climate change are two separate issues. Environmental pollution is a man-made problem that humans can and should remedy. Taking responsibility for our behavior is a necessary part of civilized life and eliminating environmental horrors like the Great... Continue Reading →

How Abortion Culture Makes Women Hate Themselves

(source) The core of the issue is that you can’t separate a woman’s body from her psyche. For the past 40 years, mental health practitioners have been guided by Carl Jung’s notion of “wholeness,” the idea that health comes from bringing together every aspect of a person’s being—body, soul, and spirit—into a flourishing whole. A fragmented, split-apart psyche... Continue Reading →

The Religion of Leftism

(source) Over the last decade, America has moved drastically to the left. Not only are more people on the left than ever before, the left is further left than it’s ever been. This radical brand of progressivism has come to be known as “leftism”—an extreme yet increasingly dominant segment of the political spectrum. At the same time, America has... Continue Reading →

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