Society

D Is for a Dictatorship Disguised as a Democracy

16.05.2019

What characterizes American government today is not so much dysfunctional politics as it is ruthlessly contrived governance carried out behind the entertaining, distracting and disingenuous curtain of political theater. And what political theater it is, diabolically Shakespearean at times, full of sound and fury, yet in the end, signifying nothing.

West destroys its history

18.04.2019

The war with monuments - secret or open - is a sharply fashionable political trend. It captures all the new countries of the "victorious democracy"

How Real Is White Supremacy?

05.04.2019

I don’t share the interest many have in the reported mass shootings. However, there are wider issues associated with the shootings, and I do find these issues interesting. For example, mass shootings are a relatively new occurrence.