Category: Politics

The Fascist

H.I.F. For those who haven’t made it over the TDE Twitter account, fascinating excerpts from Thaddeus Russell’s Renegade History: “hen the New Deal was created, few of its supporters …

PoS

Look Homewrad, America: In Search of Reactionary Radicals and Front-Porch Anarchists by Bill Kauffman. If there’s been a better book for promoting the Principle of Subsidiarity in the past …

Saturday

The Vote Neareth “A state is a human community that (successfully) claims the monopoly of the legitimate use of physical force within a given territory.” Max Weber. The new …

Tuesday

Bailout Podcast Real good podcast over at Econtalk: Neil Barofsky, talking about his new book, Bailout. Barofsky was an insider to the whole TARP operation, working as “Special Inspector …

Tuesday

From the Notebooks The Nock on Babbitt? It’s interesting that Sinclair Lewis labeled the repressed character in Babbitt after Irving Babbitt, the Harvard professor from Ohio who emphasized that, …