Forgive me. I say “liberal” sometimes when I mean something else.
My mistake is habit, not irony. (Irony would require some intent on my part.)
I grew up disparaging liberalism. I grew up reading and watching William F. Buckley Jr., for whom liberalism was the enemy.
In the post-WWII era, the liberalism of the day was a problem. But it was never the problem.
The problem in Western Civilization was a faction that used liberalism as cover.
Read more →Yesterday, I explained the military strategy behind Antifa’s remarkable growth.
In case you didn’t realize it, Antifa has effectively shut down grass roots conservative speech. You cannot hold a public rally, march, or carnival if your views conflict with Antifa’s.
Antifa has established a small caliphate in North America. Just like ISIS did in Syria and Iraq.
And the government’s doing absolutely nothing about it. You should read my military strategy post and all the links.
Read more →If equally matched, we can offer battle; if slightly inferior in numbers, we can avoid the enemy; if quite unequal, we can flee from him.
If we wish to fight, the enemy can be forced to an engagement even though he be sheltered behind a high rampart and a deep ditch. All we need do is attack some other place that he will be obliged to relieve.
Thus it is that in war the victorious strategist only seeks battle after the victory has been won, whereas he who is destined to defeat first fights and afterwards looks for victory.
Read more →CNN screwed up. And it reminds me of an incident from 1970.
A headline writer admitted that the Antifa terror group seeks “peace through violence.” Later, presumably after receiving threats from Antifa terrorists, CNN removed the “peace through violence” sub-head.
But the damage was done. CNN stumbled onto real news. Real news that exposes Antifa’s terrorist aims.
Before we get to the dangers of normalizing political violence, aka “terrorism,” let’s remember a famous party.
Read more →So many people say it’s okay for Antifa to beat people they don’t like. Tim Cook says it. Mitt Romney says it. It’s easy to agree with them. It’s easy to say, “I hate racists and Nazis. I’m glad somebody’s taking the initiative and beating them with clubs.”
Many people feel that way. Many people feel it’s good and just to beat and maim wicked people. Especially people who hold wicked beliefs.
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