Succedaneous religion

Or: A race that has become too imbecile to be biologically viable by Revilo Oliver   What has happened to the evangelical atheists without their being aware of it is clear. When they expelled their faith in Christianity, they created within themselves a vacuum that was quickly filled by another faith. And the fervor with…

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Civilisation’s “Romance and Reality”

For an introduction to these series, see here. Below, some indented excerpts of “Romance and Reality,” the third chapter of Civilisation by Kenneth Clark, after which I offer my comments. Originally I posted this entry on April 15 of the last year, but now that I posted another entry about Spain’s Teresa of Ávila I…

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March of the Titans

The following sentences of March of the Titans: The Complete History of the White Race by Arthur Kemp caught my attention: The second great race war – the Crusades • By 700 AD, Islamic armies had occupied North Africa and had destroyed what remained of the Gothic Vandal state. • As the Crusaders approached Antioch…

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March of the Titans

The following sentences of March of the Titans: The Complete History of the White Race by Arthur Kemp caught my attention: Byzantium – The Eastern Roman Empire The city’s status as residence of the Eastern Roman Emperor made it into the premier city in all of the Eastern Roman colonies in the Balkans, Syria, Jordan,…

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Other darkest hours

Excerpted from March of the Titans: A History of the White Race by Arthur Kemp: The first great race war – Attila the Hun The Goths and their racial cousins kept up a continuous localized war with the Romans for many years, and would have doubtless continued to do so for even longer had a…

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Whites’ deadliest enemy

Or: “No Jews, no Arabs, no communists have done so much damage to the White gene pool as Whites themselves” The above is a quotation from Tom Sunic’s 2010 essay, “Race and Religion: Awkward Friends of the White Man” published in three parts at The Occidental Observer (here, here and here) where he also analyzes…

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Will Durant on race

Chapter IV of Will and Ariel Durant’s The Lessons of History is titled “Race and History.” Although one of my favorite books is Will Durant’s The Story of Philosophy (1926), the Durants were already in the train on its way to political correctness when, after the ten first volumes of their monumental The Story of…

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Civilisation’s “The Great Thaw”

For an introduction to these series, see here. Below, some indented excerpts of “The Great Thaw,” the second chapter of Civilisation by Kenneth Clark, after which I offer my comments. Ellipsis omitted between unquoted passages: There have been times in the history of man when the earth seems suddenly to have grown warmer or more…

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