The world as we know it is ending. Fools, the ignorant, and the rich don’t care. Some of us fall between the gaps here, neither foolish, ignorant nor rich. We worry.
We worry what happens when the happy money runs out. It is a “who is going to pay our paycheck” kind of worry. When the whole fake pyramid scheme falls apart, the rich will retire to their ranches in Montana, their island retreats in the Caribbean and their yachts in the Mediterranean. The rich never go hungry.
The poor will riot and burn and blame everyone but themselves. The rich will try to get the less rich to stamp out the rioting. It will work in some places. In others the cities will burn. Continue reading “The Serfdom of America”
Welcome to Blood and Faith.
These are the two foundations of culture. These are the twin pillars of communities. Without these foundations, there is no meaning.
The Left has a faith. Part of their faith is to deny that it is a faith. They claim it is “scientific materialism,” but it is neither scientific nor materialist except when it is convenient for them. Marxism, socialism, social justice progressivism is more than a faith, it is a hard core religion that demands total submission and obedience. That faith is worse than wrong — it is evil. It dehumanizes those within it.
All believe, even if they don’t think they believe and take their cues from stories that are told. Legends, literature and lore create the foundations of our lives. Even a “scientific” world view depends upon a creation myth — the idea that somehow life emerged from non-life and somehow entropy consistently works in reverse. Continue reading “Blood and Faith”