Category Archives: Left

Mark Bray: The Button-Down Anarchist

The Chronicle of Higher Education has a profile of anarchist Mark Bray, author of The Antifa Handbook and, as a current professor at Dartmouth, is the intellectual ‘face’ of Antifa (“The Button-Down Anarchist”.) Bray is a guy who takes the … Continue reading

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CTRL-ALT-RIGHT-DELETE

Over at Jewamongyou’s blog, he posted some photos from a Portland rally he attended, including the one below which shows an Antifa-type holding an ostensibly anti-Alt-Right sign: However, isn’t one of the steps toward rebooting a computer system to invoke … Continue reading

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LVF’s American Nightmare

A redneck truck sporting a Confederate flag, a ‘Don’t Tread on Me’ front license plate, and… an Ed Gillespie bumper sticker (LOL) tries to run down some black, Mexican and Muslim kids. The ad is paid for by “Latino Victory … Continue reading

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On the Window Dressing

The Times of Israel has an article on an upcoming YIVO Institute conference on the prominent role of Jews in the Russian Revolution. Here’s a quote from Jonathan Brent, the executive director of the YIVO Institute: In America during the … Continue reading

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Batons

After Richard Spencer’s speech in Gainesville, FL yesterday: Three white men, two of whom have shown “connections to extremist groups,” face charges of attempted homicide following a shooting in Gainesville on Thursday evening. Spencer had come to the University of … Continue reading

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How Fascism Sneaks Into Pop Culture

From a leftist article “How Does Fascism Sneak Into Pop Culture?”: Alexander Reid Ross, a geography instructor at Portland State University and author of the February 2017 book Against the Fascist Creep, explains that, historically, fascists have infiltrated mainstream culture because fascism focuses … Continue reading

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NPR: 2017 MacArthur ‘Genius’ Grant Winner Nikole Hannah-Jones

While commuting today, I listened to this NPR Fresh Air piece, hosted by the insufferable Terry Gross, someone who is uptight, Jewish, feminist, Political Correctness personified. It’s an interview with Nikole Hannah-Jones, a black woman who is a NYT Magazine … Continue reading

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New Yorker: “Why Are So Many Fascist Monuments Still Standing in Italy?”

The SJW jihad against symbols of implicit whiteness marches onward. In The New Yorker, Ruth Ben-Ghiat asks “Why Are So Many Fascist Monuments Still Standing in Italy?”: Italy, the first Fascist state, has had a long relationship with right-wing politics; … Continue reading

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“ACLU, You Protect Hitler Too!”

The cannibalization on the Left continues: A celebration of free speech at William & Mary College in Virginia took an unexpected turn last week when protesters from Black Lives Matter swarmed the stage and forced organizers to end the event. … Continue reading

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Jack Jacobs – “Jews and Leftist Politics: Judaism, Israel, Antisemitism, and Gender” (2017)

Jack Jacobs, whose book The Frankfurt School, Jewish Lives, and Antisemitism (2016) I recently read, has a new, outrageously expensive book he’s edited titled Jews and Leftist Politics: Judaism, Israel, Antisemitism, and Gender (2017). The book contains essays such as … Continue reading

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