Summary: Our institutions look strong, able to carry us through both tough times and internal dissention. But they are just "paper bullets of the mind." They failed in Weimar. We should pay attention to the signs that they will fail us, too. Worry about our institutions imploding from internal attack, not external attack. We trust … Continue reading Alert! Our institutions are hollow because we don’t love them.
Summary: Here is Chet Richard's review of Martin van Creveld's new book, Hitler in Hell. "It’s not exaggerating to say that this might be the most important book you’ll read this year." "Hitler Lives?" Review of Martin van Creveld's Hitler in Hell. By Chet Richards at Slightly East of New. Posted with his generous permission. … Continue reading Chet Richards reviews “Hitler in Hell”, the most important book of the year
Summary: Martin van Creveld's first novel concerns one of the great unresolved issues in western society, the rise and legacy of Adolf Hitler. It's especially timely now, as fascism rises once again. Excerpt from Hitler in Hell A new book by Martin van Creveld. “I, Adolf Hitler, am in Hell, the place to … Continue reading Martin van Creveld’s “Hitler in Hell”: the afterlife of a man who changed the West
Summary: Our leaders have made a discovery of the sort that changes the destiny of nations. It is a secret that explains much of modern American history. We have become gullible, seeing the false beliefs of others but credulously believing what our tribal leaders tell us. The avalanche of "fake news" is the logical response by … Continue reading The secret source of fake news. Its discovery will change America.