Theodore Dalrymple: Modernist architecture is inherently totalitarian.

22nd February 2017 4

Modernist architecture is inherently totalitarian: it brooks no other, and indeed delights to overwhelm and humiliate what went before it by size and prepotency, or by garishness and the preposterousness which it takes for originality, and which turns every townscape into the architectural equivalent of a Mickey Finn.   In the Guardian newspaper last week, its architectural correspondent wrote an … [Read on]

Mark Griffith: Draining the Deep State

21st February 2017 0

Rumours that Donald Trump was assisted in last November’s election by Russian hackers have reached frantic levels, and several US intelligence agencies seem to have fallen behind this project. It might be too soon to suggest that an American ‘deep state’ is attempting a slow-motion coup against the flamboyant builder of gold-plated office blocks. Nonetheless, what used to be called … [Read on]

Theodore Dalrymple: Obedient Servants

21st February 2017 0

A friend of mine, of a profession different from my own, received a letter the other day from his professional licensing authority – that is to say, the authority without whose approval and permission he cannot practise at all. ‘Dear Colleague’ the letter began, all nice, friendly and collegial. By its end, however, it had turned nasty and threatening. It … [Read on]

Dr Donald Trumplove

19th February 2017 6

Donald Trump reminds me of General Ripper in Stanley Kubrick’s ‘Dr Strangelove.’ Ripper issues a ‘no recall’ order to the nuclear Boeing B52 bombers under his command at Burpleston Airbase in South Carolina to attack the Russian Nuclear Doomsday machine in Siberia. If attacked the Doomsday machine is wired to unleash 500 nuclear missiles on America, thus ensuring the end of … [Read on]

Canada Prepares to Ban Free Speech – Motion 103

15th February 2017 9

On the 17th Of February the Canadian Parliament will consider Motion 103 banning Islamophobia, in effect any criticism of Islam or its teachings. The motion on first reading seems anodyne but in reality – once race activists get to work on developing it – will lead to a Bill in Parliament banning the use of any words or expressions condemning … [Read on]

Lindsey Dearnley on Radio 4. Chesteron ‘We are the people of England that never have spoken yet’

13th February 2017 2

BBC Radio 4 Monday 13th February. Patrick Wright in his series ‘The English Fix’ discusses the plight of the English working class now faced with immigration, unemployment, and loss of culture and identity. Wright maintains this is not a new problem it occurred during the struggle between ‘Little Englanders’ and international liberals over the Boer War. He then follows by discussing the theme … [Read on]

Spring Edition of the Salisbury Review

13th February 2017 0

[pdf-embedder url=””] The online Spring Issue of the Salisbury Review is now on sale. The paper magazine on March 1st. 58 Pages of Comment, Book Reviews, Film, The Arts, Religion, Science, Religion. Articles. Homosexuals and the Law – fifty years on. The Transgender Movement Zhe and Wormself. Did Big Pharma push China’s one-child policy? President Pence – after the assassination. … [Read on]

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