There is No Joy in Mudville

Oh, somewhere in this favored land the sun is shining bright; the band is playing somewhere, and somewhere hearts are light, and somewhere men are laughing, and somewhere children shout; but there is no joy in Mudville — mighty Casey has struck out. The above is from the 1888 poem "…

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On the optics of NatSoc

According to data from Pew, about 9% of Americans hold negative views of Jews, which corresponds to the 9% who think that “neo-Nazi or white supremacist views” are acceptable. This seems somewhat relevant to the recent debate among the ranks of the Alt-Right regarding the appropriateness of Nazi chants, Nazi…

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Better optics are not deceptive

It seems that the Alt-Right will continue debating the issue of “optics,” or how the movement presents itself, ad infinitum. Some argue that the Left and its media arm will call everyone “Nazi” no matter what the movement does, and, in their eyes, that means optics are largely irrelevant. Others…

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