Category Archives: Democracy

The Ideology of Democratism

Emily B. Finley writes in this 2022 book: * democratism is a hypothetical or ideal conception of democracy that is only tenuously connected to the actual, historical desires of real popular majorities. * Democratism can perhaps best be summed up … Continue reading

Posted in Democracy | Comments Off on The Ideology of Democratism

Liberal Democracy 3.0: Civil Society in an Age of Experts (4-5-22)

00:00 John Lott’s ridiculous study on voter fraud, https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2022/04/05/further-ranting-on-public-choices-terrible-decision-if-uri-geller-submits-a-paper-claiming-to-have-photographs-of-the-loch-ness-monster-you-dont-just-say-hey-the-photos-look-real-lets-go/, https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2022/04/03/the-journal-public-choice-goes-the-way-of-lancet-and-publishes-a-paper-that-is-riddled-with-errors-but-comes-to-a-political-conclusion-that-they-want-to-support/ 05:00 Stephen Turner on critical studies, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJypie2r9PU 09:00 Liberal Democracy 3.0: Civil Society in an Age of Experts, https://www.amazon.com/Liberal-Democracy-Published-association-Culture/dp/0761954694 52:00 Nick Fuentes Deep Dive! Beardson’s Divorce! Special Guest Kraut!, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gB3C4uBFxQo … Continue reading

Posted in Alt Lite, Alt Right, America, Democracy | Comments Off on Liberal Democracy 3.0: Civil Society in an Age of Experts (4-5-22)

The information tsunami that rolled over the elites

Martin Gurri writes: The mass movements that challenged democracy in the last century were erected on Taylorist principles. All appealed to science. All were controlled like machines from the top by a “vanguard” who represented the future. At the same … Continue reading

Posted in Democracy | Comments Off on The information tsunami that rolled over the elites

Is Democracy Nationalist?

An essay from the New Zealand New Right: Both Alain De Benoist and Tomislav Sunic have written on democracy and Carl Schmitt’s interpretation of the concept. Both agree that, by Schmitt’s definition, democracy is, surprisingly enough, not anti-nationalist. According to … Continue reading

Posted in Democracy, Nationalism | Comments Off on Is Democracy Nationalist?

Boston Globe: Vote all you want. The secret government won’t change.

We’re talking about the Deep State. Democracy, to a large extent, is a sham. Link: The people we elect aren’t the ones calling the shots, says Tufts University’s Michael Glennon THE VOTERS WHO put Barack Obama in office expected some … Continue reading

Posted in America, Democracy, Politics | Comments Off on Boston Globe: Vote all you want. The secret government won’t change.