COVID-19 and the Intellectuals

American educator and philosopher Sydney Hook is said to have told Albert Einstein I don’t lecture you about physics; why to you lecture me about politics? With the coronavirus outbreak, it has resulted in increased influence or reliance on so-called experts (i.e. intellectuals). Intellectuals, as defined by Dr. Thomas Sowell, are people whose product and…

Earth Day Founder Ira Einhorn is Dead. Good!

Earth Day founder Ira Einhorn died in prison Friday. From NBC Philadelphia: “A former hippie guru who lived the high life in Europe for years after murdering his ex-girlfriend in Philadelphia in the 1970s has died in prison. Ira Einhorn, 79, died early Friday in a state prison in western Pennsylvania of natural causes, according…

Oxford Professor Flips Script on Divestment Students

Recently, a group of students at Oxford’s St. John’s College wrote to Professor Andrew Parker to discuss their demands about the university divesting from fossil fuels. As you can probably guess, being that this took place at Oxford, the students presented the university with a philosophical quandry. However, professor Parker’s response was to use the…

The Dark Side of Environmentalism (Eco-fascism)

A YouTube vlogger and self-described environmentalist discusses a growing worldwide movement – online communities gaining traction and advocating for policies grounded in Neo-Nazi and racist beliefs tied to environmentalism. NOTE: The phrase behind the speaker of the photograph for this post is German for Blood and Soil. Reverence for ecology, which included sacrificing human life…