Cancer Ward

Revenge of the Neo-Jacobins

Some mock America’s statue-smashers as ignoramuses who do not know what they are doing or why. But there are very good reasons why we see monuments cast down all over the West, including the United States. Let’s not wave this off as mindless stupidity. The radical rule is that the more you destroy, the more [...]

Cancel Culture Comes for the Catholic Church

“Yes, I think the statues of the white European they claim is Jesus should also come down. They are a form of white supremacy. Always have been…. All murals and stained glass windows of white Jesus, and his European mother, and their white friends should also come down. They are a gross form of white [...]

Solzhenitsyn: Icon of Patience

When somebody says "poetic justice," what that really means is the kind of justice dished out by poets. In which case, you'd better hope the poet's a person like Dante or T. S. Eliot, and not some maniac like Marinetti (who wanted to burn Italy's libraries and museums, then start culture from scratch), or a [...]