Category Archives: History

Roman Mosaics Discovered in Southern France

This story has some cool pix of the discovery: Archaeologists have unearthed part of an ancient Roman city in southern France, known as Ucetia. To date, the settlement had only be known by name, and this is the first time … Continue reading

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A Primer on Black Intelligence

In response to this article about how archaeologists have digitally reconstructed the face of a medieval man who died 700 years ago, commentator “Robbie” has what is probably the best encapsulation of HBD findings on black underperformance I’ve yet seen. … Continue reading

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The Irish vs. The Blacks

We now know longstanding ‘alternative facts’ about the races are penetrating Culture. Proof of this is each time an outlet like the NYT feels obligated to publish stuff like “Debunking a Myth: The Irish Were Not Slaves, Too”: Historians say … Continue reading

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Solzhenitsyn: “200 Years Together” English Translation

Kevin MacDonald notes: There is a project to publish (long-overdue) translations of Alexander Solzhenitsyn’s 200 Years Together. So far, they have posted Chapters 2, 3, 6, and 7, with more on the way. The website is: https://twohundredyearstogether.wordpress.com/ The translation reads very smoothly and seems … Continue reading

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Hugh Trevor-Roper on Africa

From the Wikipedia page for the late Oxford historian Hugh Trevor-Roper: Another aspect of Trevor-Roper’s outlook on history and on scholarly research that has inspired controversy, is his claim about the historical experiences of pre-literate societies. In accordance with Hegel … Continue reading

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Trying to “Hack” an Election in 1984

From The Federalist: According to Soviet documents unearthed in the early 1990’s, [Ted] Kennedy literally asked the Soviets, avowed enemies of the U.S., to intervene on behalf of the Democratic party in the 1984 elections. Kennedy’s communist communique was so secret that it was … Continue reading

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Dear Generic Higher Power

While it’s not terribly funny, it is nice to see the axioms of Political Correctness get skewered on mainstream cable entertainment:

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Donald Trump and Andrew Jackson

On a recent trip to Tennessee, I stopped by The Hermitage, the home and plantation of Old Hickory himself, Andrew Jackson, located about 15 miles south of Nashville. It’s a wonderful house and property, complete with gardens, leisurely strolls around … Continue reading

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Long Hot Summer – 1964 Edition

The other night, I watched about 20 minutes of a PBS documentary on “1964”. Amidst The Beatles conquering America and Cassius Clay’s conversion to militant black power Islam, was a segment on the Harlem Riots of 1964. With the most … Continue reading

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Hannah Arendt: Self-Hating Jew (?)

Jeremy Adelman (ahem), Professor of History at Princeton University, has a piece in The Wilson Quarterly on Hannah Arendt (“Pariah: Can Hannah Arendt Help Us Rethink Our Global Refugee Crisis?”). He attempts to situate, morally, the current Million Muslim March … Continue reading

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