Category Archives: Racism

“…organized depravity”

“I doubt whether from the beginning of the world until now, a community, nominally civilized, has been so fully under the domination of systematic and organized depravity…the most atrocious organization that the civilized part of the world has ever known.” … Continue reading

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Doesn’t Macron know as much about 20th century French history as I do?

And I don’t know much. From Harper’s Weekly Review: After Emmanuel Macron described a decision to limit the number of visas granted to Algerians as a way “to annoy people” from Algeria’s ruling classes for promoting “a discourse based on … Continue reading

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The glory of empire…built by slaves, reparations and lut

Those of us who read Jane Austen are not startled to face facts about the British Empire’s centuries-old role in slavery. Although Austen’s references to slavery are muted, in both Mansfield Park (1814) and her last novel, Persuasion (1818), the … Continue reading

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