The Enthronement of False Dimitry, and What Will Happen Next

The train of events which has taken us to the enthronement of False Dimitry (Juan Guaido, in modern parlance) is generating a “new post-January 6 normal” which is not just utterly distorting the face of the Republic of Jefferson and Lincoln, but makes it literally unrecognizable. On the most mundane level, the rhythm and quality … Read more The Enthronement of False Dimitry, and What Will Happen Next

Lights Out for the City on the Hill

Elitist mind-moulder Edward Bernays’ generous concession to the common man, “People are entitled to the choices we give them,” was played out dramatically during America’s recent electoral season. The multitude gobbled up the meagre choices, and did so voraciously. The distinction between theatre and reality was plainly lost on most of them. They became impassioned … Read more Lights Out for the City on the Hill