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Why Darwin Matters – CATO

Uploaded on Apr 25, 2011 Featuring the author, Michael Shermer, Director, Skeptics Society; With comments by Jonathan Wells, Senior Fellow, Center for Science and Culture, Discovery Institute. Debates over evolution range from Pennsylvania to Kansas to the University of California. … Continue reading

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Leo Strauss as Teacher Part II

The Leo Strauss Center held a conference on “Leo Strauss as Teacher” on April 22-23 in Social Science 122 (a lecture hall where Strauss himself occasionally taught) on the campus of the University of Chicago. The conference marked the publication … Continue reading

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Leo Strauss as Teacher

Uploaded on Jun 21, 2011 The Leo Strauss Center held a conference on “Leo Strauss as Teacher” on April 22-23 in Social Science 122 (a lecture hall where Strauss himself occasionally taught) on the campus of the University of Chicago. … Continue reading

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from Politics of Fear – NeoRepublicans Plan for America

Focus on Kissinger 1. recall Giandomenico Picco’s comments on Kissinger at Metropolitan Club 2. See Scowcroft on Bush’s ambition in Persian Gulf War I, 1990 — Impose a new world order, with US in charge. Robert Hunter maintains this ideology: … Continue reading

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C Bradley Thompson Neoconservatism An Obituary for an Idea, at CATO

Tod Lindberg says “Weimar was a spent force.” Featuring the author C. Bradley Thompson, Clemson University; with comments by Tod Lindberg, Hoover Institution; moderated by David Boaz, Cato Institute. C. Bradley Thompson, professor of political science and executive director of … Continue reading

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Alan Hart interviews Alistair Crooke (2010)

Alistair Crooke, a former MI6 officer, created the Conflicts Forum in Beirut, an outcome of his frustration with western attitudinal intransigence and “denial” about the nature of the Middle East, Islam, Iran. The question Hart opened with is, Why do … Continue reading

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Hpphmf apologizes for existence of the word Jew

Hpphmf stluser hcraes ruo fo noitanalpxe nA h/t Sumud:  Sumud says: May 3, 2013 at 10:02 am I always knew Mr Hppmf was a jew-hating neo-nazi: Hpphmf: An explanation of our search results …and now at last he bares his … Continue reading

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James Clark McReynolds, US Attorney General and Supreme Court Justice

James Clark McReynolds http://www.ask.com/wiki/James_Clark_McReynolds?o=3986&qsrc=999 see also Book Discussion, “The Forgotten Memoir of John Knox” http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/JohnKn Q and A with Melvin Urofsky http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/289447-1 Historians on the Supreme Court Building http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/289299-1 The US Supreme Court Jan 6 2006 http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/TheUSSu Book Discussion on … Continue reading

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“American” Gets it Right — Again: Louis Brandeis was a zionist traitor

Phil posted this commentary on a Melissa Block interview of Josh Landis, in which Landis was disempowered from talking about the Assad government on the basis of his “dual loyalty” — his wife is Alawite. Phil wrote this: ‘NPR’ suggests … Continue reading

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Marc Ellis, Second meditation on Trauma

Thoughts: 1. recent item on Yahoo, Saying “I’m sorry” does NOT make you feel better. The person on the RECEIVING end of an apology is empowered, the person who apologizes is disempowered. 2. “Why We Lie: The Evolutionary Roots of … Continue reading

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