Monthly Archives: April 2021

Jordan Peterson and Warren Farrell on The Boy Crisis and Gender Politics. Queer Atheist comments.

The viewer/reader is confronted with Catch Phrases masquerading as descriptive of Thought. E.g., ‘The Closing of the American Mind’, ‘The Clash of Civilizations’ , ‘The End of History and the Last Man’, ‘Tenured Radicals’, ‘Illiberal Education’ , ‘The Right Nation’, … Continue reading

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janan.ganesh@ft.com, not one day later ? Political Skeptic comments.

In his his essay of April 13, 2021, Mr. Ganesh proclaimes ‘A raucously free society is hard to mobilise against a rival in a lasting way’ ! He riffs on ‘rugged individualism’ ,in his surprising lack of mastery of American … Continue reading

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janan.ganesh@ft.com on the impossibility of a ‘New Cold War’. Political Skeptic comments.

Even framed by Mr. Ganesh’s potted history of America’s Old Cold War, and the mention of Kennan, but not his ‘The Long Telegram’ nor his ‘Mr. X article’, this reader finds his whole article lacks anything like a viable case … Continue reading

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gideon.rachman@ft.com on the EU’s stability. Political Skeptic comments.

The E.U.’s stability is built on adherence to its laws ? ******************************* Opinion: How France gets away with breaking EU rules on its … http://www.marketwatch.com › story › how-france-gets-away Oct 25, 2019 · France is already overshooting the treaty limit in 2019. … Continue reading

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janan.ganesh@ft.com & edward.luce@ft.com on Joe Biden’s almost political revolution? Political Cynic comments

The regular reader of The Financial Times might look at the April 6, 2021 essay of Janan Ganesh: Headline: Biden shows that only moderates can govern from the left Sub-headline: The US president’s reassuring blandness frees him to do big … Continue reading

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Watching Dan Crenshaw on Joe Rogan: Queer Atheist comments.

Mr. Crenshaw manages the shot-gun wedding of the year: the Neo-Liberal Trinity of Hayek/Mises/Friedman to the self-hating, hysterical American Divine Johnathan Edwards’ ‘Sinner in the Hands of an Angry God’! Neo-Liberalism marries Christianity with Mr. Crenshaw officiating. The Estate of … Continue reading

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Macron v Le Pen as reported in The Financial Times. Political Skeptic comments .

Macron’s signature ‘Jupertarian Politics’ is the deadest of dead letters! He (M. 37%) has stumbled over his own egoism, and his toxic ambition to lead the foundering EU, Neo-Liberalism’s in all its ghostly apparitions, has stalled in answer to The … Continue reading

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Joe Biden as ‘constructed’ by Janan Ganesh. Political Cynic comments.

Mr. Ganesh employs his talent for aphorism, here, for a remarkable assertion, wrapped in a pastiche of that rhetorical gift. Or is it the product of the headline writers? The reader might just ask many questions and consider many avenues … Continue reading

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Queer Atheist comments on Andy Divine’s retrospective look at The Church & its relation to a possible Politics of Redemption?

In Andy’s essay of 1,599 words, the pronoun ‘I’ is used 44 times and ‘me’ 10 times. This essay is not just about Andy’s returning to Worship, after the Covid-19 Pandemic, but a retrospective on the failings of that Church … Continue reading

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‘The Clash of Civilizations’ still ensorcells the Neo-Conservative coterie. Political Skeptic comments.

Headline: A Clash of Civilizations with Chinese Characteristics Sub-headline: A civilizational struggle of the “rest” versus the West articulated by Mao Zedong and embraced by Xi Jinping is at the very core of the ideological foundations of the grand strategy … Continue reading

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