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Daily Archives: December 18th, 2012

Chivalry and Anti-Feminism

  JESSE POWELL restates the rationale for chivalry in an age of feminism here. As he puts it, the abuses of feminism do not justify a rejection of masculine protectiveness, a rejection that is so often advocated by men’s rights advocates.

 

A Society of Pervasive Insanity

  THE REV. James Jackson writes: Here is a good quote by Walker Percy which describes the horror and evil of Sandy Hook: “I am perfectly willing to believe Flannery O’Connor when she said, and she wasn’t kidding, that the modern world is a territory largely occupied by the devil. No one doubts the malevolence […]

When the Insane Are Medicated Instead of Institutionalized

  JIM GOAD at Taki’s Mag cites the medication history of killers who have gone on shooting sprees: • An autopsy concluded that Columbine killer Eric Harris had the SSRI antidepressant Fluvoxamine in his bloodstream at the time of his death. • Jeff Weise, who killed nine people and himself at a Minnesota high school in […]

On Motherly Love

  PAUL writes: Last night another Christmas movie was on: The Christmas Hope (2009). The star was Madeline Stowe. It was about a couple who lost their son during the last year and were then faced with deciding whether to care for a young unrelated girl around Christmas. Madeline Stowe’s character read to the child […]