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Campus Life: No Platforming

October 10, 2016 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to The Independent (UK): “The President of the National Union for Students (NUS) has defended the the union’s No Platform policy, claiming places of education should be “safe spaces in which to debate and discuss ideas”.Malia Bouattia, who was elected NUS President in April, said ‘no platforming’ – a […]

Australian Printer Bans Book Against Gay Marriage

September 23, 2016 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ First we saw two commercial TV stations ban an ad backing traditional marriage. So did SBS. Then we saw a Catholic Archbishop taken to the Tasmanian Anti-Discrimination Commission for defending traditional marriage. Next, we saw a meeting of Christian opponents of same-sex marriage bombarded with abuse and threats, forcing its cancellation. […]

Australian Politics – Same Sex Marriage Militants Strike

September 19, 2016 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s plan for a public vote on same-sex marriage has indeed unleashed the haters — but they’re the thugs of the Left. Worse, the Prime Minister may now give in to this pack and force on the public the same-sex marriage change they have not voted for. […]

Living With The Dialectic

September 16, 2016 by


By Herbert London ~ For devotees of Marxist-Leninist dialectical materialism the world is in motion and “progress” occurs through struggles. It follows the Hegelian principle that an evolving thesis morphs into anti-thesis resulting in synthesis. Thus history is not the unfolding of spirit or individual intervention, but of class struggle through violent revolution which is […]

People Scared Of Ideas Should Not Go To University

August 26, 2016 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Just when all seemed lost, the University of Chicago has sent the incoming class of 2020 a letter rejecting the now-fashionable demands for “safe spaces”: You will find that we expect members of our community to be engaged in rigorous debate, discussion, and even disagreement.  At times this may challenge you […]

Time Columnist Lovingly Imagines Denying The Vote To People Over 65

August 25, 2016 by


By Tim Graham ~ Time’s resident humorist Joel Stein was mysteriously selected to write their latest cover story with the hair-on-fire headline “Why we’re losing the Internet to a culture of hate.” It’s mysterious because Stein has written some very troll-like commentary over the years, such as Christianity is a “death cult,” (living with Christians […]

Western Values Defended

August 14, 2016 by


By Edward Cline ~ Olivia Pierson’s Western Values Defended: A Primer, is just what its title says it is, a primer for those unread in what those values are that need to be upheld and defended. It is a short book, just a general survey of the Western values that are rooted in ancient Greece […]