Democracy · Feminism/ Male rights · Leftism · Liberalism · Sex Differences · Transgenderism

The Sexual Revolution Devours its Children

By Edward Feser, December 27, 2018: In two recent posts, we looked at philosopher Alex Byrne’s criticisms of claims made by some transgender activists to the effect that sex is not binary and that it is socially constructed.  Byrne is by no means the only philosopher alarmed at the increasingly bizarre claims being made by such activists –… Continue reading The Sexual Revolution Devours its Children

Liberalism · The Right type of identity politics

How Identity Empowers the Individual

“In Defence of Identity”, by Oz Conservative, July 22, 2018: It’s not easy to categorise Jordan Peterson. He calls himself a “classic British liberal” but he’s not entirely like the “free market, individual liberty and limited government” right-liberals who have dominated the establishment centre-right parties. For one thing, he is not a materialist in his… Continue reading How Identity Empowers the Individual

Leftism · Liberalism · The Right type of identity politics

The Right- Liberal problem with identity politics

It is important to critique an anti- Western, vindictive, jealous ideology incapable of basic survival, that decries the womb as a patriarchal construct. But adopting real problems for the civilisational crises’ grappling the West, will require more than mocking a few shrieking, brainwashed Social Justice Warriors. Nor for the reasons Oz Conservative brilliantly describes, is… Continue reading The Right- Liberal problem with identity politics

Ethnonationalism · Liberalism · The Right type of identity politics

Western Civilisation is more than ‘shared values’

There are some who speak of Western Civilisation as just being lands filled with the right ideas. These folk often assert migrants can move from anywhere, to the West, and will acquire our ‘shared values’ upon arrival. However, this platitude- centred dogma was largely delegitimised when then Republican candidate Donald Trump, began speaking of Americans… Continue reading Western Civilisation is more than ‘shared values’