Category Archives: Society

The Social Animal and Socialism

The Social Animal and Socialism

Detrimental Ideological Prejudices A few weeks ago, I read Sebastian Haffner’s “The Meaning of Hitler,” a relatively old analysis, as it was written more than forty years ago. I thought it a rather well-written and thoughtful book, that is, until I was about 50 pages in when the author starts discussing the “socialism” of Hitler’s […]

Aphorisms

Aphorisms

The one basic struggle of humanity: between rationality and irrationality. Voltaire: I am still a fan of his electrifying atmosphere. Always seeing “historical parallels” indicates you don’t understand the nature of reality. “Fucked at birth” is the reality for millions and millions, and if we don’t change that reality, we are going to be “Fucked […]