Glenn linked to a post at the American interest about the price war in oil & the problem for non-Saudi members of the cartel: The Saudis have the funds to make up for the budget shortfalls cheap oil is foisting upon them, but the rest of OPEC isn’t anywhere near as well prepared. Nigeria, Iran, … Continue reading The Key line from this American Interest Post
by baldilocks In a fascinating and depressing essay on his quest to give black inner city children a taste of classical education, L.E. Ikenga despairs even in the face of gains. From the perspective of most of the [Manhattan] parents, the kids, and Rebecca, the six-week [summer] program was a great success. It introduced black … Continue reading Worth and Planting Seeds
More than 1500 years ago, the great Theologian Tertullian posed the question: What has Jerusalem have to do with Athens? This is an interesting point of inquiry. On the surface, one might think that this is an inconsequential issue. However, perhaps it is not so much what the two cities of antiquity have in common that … Continue reading Jerusalem and Athens
Arthur A'Bland: Don't forget that you're a free man, no matter how poor we are you're free and no one can make you do anything that mean or servile, or wrong! The Adventures of Robin Hood: Children of the Greenwood 1956 People on the right are celebrating the above video from Bill Maher's show where … Continue reading Bill Maher and Alexandra Pelosi not racists; Feudal lord and Lady.
It is not often that I will recommend a book that tends to hit the Catholic Church but I've just finished Vishal Mangalwadi's The Book that made your World, How the Bible Created the soul of Western Civilization and must conclude that no defender of Western Civilization should be without it. You can find my … Continue reading Book Recommendation: The Book that made your World