Riot Your Way to Progress

Seeing these riots, and the behaviour of the Left generally, I always think of C.S. Lewis’ Perelandra. For those who haven’t read it/ need a refresher: Satan possesses an atheistic scientist from the UK (named Weston), and has gone to Venus (called Perelandra by Venusians) to tempt the newly-created Eve of that world. An angel…

My Take on the Alt-Right

There’s a good article up on Jim’s Blog, giving his take on recent attempts to define the Alt-Right.  I don’t think there was anything in its positive content, with which I disagreed; rather, in his and other attempts to define the Alt-Right, I think a critique of human “rights” is crucially omitted. The abuse of the concept of rights is…

A Novena for the Election

Hello to all; just a short post, proposing a form for a Novena in these nine days before the election in the USA.  We are now in the Octave of Christ the King, on the traditional calendar of the Church, so a novena focused on Christ’s royal dignity as head of all states (including ours)…