August 2020


The Holy Family, Egon Schiele, 1913


Books About Things Never Read
THEODORE DALRYMPLE

Biblical Archaeology and the Holy Land
JERRY GORDON and ROD REUVEN DOVID BRYANT


It's Not Systemic Racism
SAMUEL HUX

Harper's Letter: Is this a 'Decent Left'?
STEPHEN BASKERVILLE

Comparing Rhetorical Domains: with Particular Reference to President Trump and the Neo-Stalinoids
JAMES COMO


Iran's Nuclear Program Under Intense Pressure
JERRY GORDON and ROD REUVEN DOVID BRYANT

Plutocrats of the Left
DAVID SOLWAY


Utterly Corrupted or Incurably Dense
ROBERT GEAR


A Safe New World
ANDY THOMAS

Hitler and Richard III
RALPH BERRY

Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz's Insatiability
PEDRO BLAS GONZÁLEZ

The Coming Age of American Lead
BENJAMIN WELTON

Why the Kurds are America's Ally Despite US Withdrawal
JERRY GORDON and ROD REUVEN DOVID BRYANT


How the Most Musical Century in the History of Western Civilization Came About
GUIDO MINA di SOSPIRO

 
Fighting the New Theocrats: Review of Cynical Theories
DANIEL SHARP

Choreboy: The Wonderland of Work
JEFF PLUDE

The Religious Roots of Burkean Conservatism
OLIVER FRIENDSHIP

Reflections of an Idler
MATTHEW WARDOUR

The Meteoric Rise and Fall of BASIC English
NORMAN BERDICHEVSKY


The Way Out: Arabistan
DOVID PRIMACK

Working Class Heroe
sPopulism Finis
FERGUS O'CONNOR

Rosemary's Baby Continues to Haunt
KENNETH FRANCIS

How the End Comes About
CARL NELSON

Covid and the Concierge
G. MURPHY DONOVAN

Racist Things
ARMANDO SIMÓN


Nadine Gordimer: So Soon Forgotten
JILLIAN BECKER


STORIES & POETRY



Thanksgiving, Politics, & Family
GRACJAN KRASZEWAKI


Sergeant Stolz
PETER GLASSMAN

CNN's Fareed Zakaria Interviews Wang Yi
ANTHONY ATLAS

Whom the Muses Choose
JUSTIN WONG


Three Poems
JEFFREY BURGHAUSER

On the Water's Face
MICHAEL SHINDLER

Columbus Sailed the Ocean Green
KIRBY OLSON

A Crisis of Trust AND From My Hands
SUSIE GHARIB


Three Types of Atheism
SEAN HAYLOCK

Merlin's Flying Time Machine
SCOT WALKER

The Ransom by Charles Baudelaire
THOMAS BANKS

Prejudice, Jimi Hendrix, and Rap Music
JOHN HENRY

The Latest Buzz AND Where the Womb, Now Worry
LOIS MARIE HARROD

91 and Not Dead Yet: We're All Manichæists Now
REG GREEN