False Messiahs

June 20 2013

Marxism, third-worldism, and environmentalism are all left-wing substitutes for Original Sin, argues the French philosopher Pascal Bruckner, and no less threatening.

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More about: Bernard-Henri Levy, Environmentalism, Europe, France, Marxism, Messianism, Nouveaux Philosophes, Original Sin, Pascal Bruckner

 

The Attack on the Colleyville Synagogue and the Battle of Narratives

Jan. 21 2022

In the aftermath of high-profile, violent incidents in the U.S., there is virtually always a national attempt to blame one or the other major political party. Dominic Green, considering the recent hostage-taking at a Colleyville, Texas synagogue, notes that while political discussions of this type may not matter much to the victims of any given attack, they have an invidious effect on our politics. For Jewish parents worried about whether to send their kids to school, he suggests,

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More about: American Jewry, Anti-Semitism, U.S. Politics