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On the Cards: antistatism as a sound political life, not another ideological house of cards

posted by Harry J. Bentham

Toutes les fois que je donne une place vacante, je fais cent mècontents et un ingrat. Every time that I fill a high office, I make one hundred men discontented and one ungrateful. Louis XIV Anarchism is many things, and […]

All regimes are illegitimate: the day after America’s End of History

posted by Harry J. Bentham

By sealing our work with our blood, we may see at least the bright dawn of universal happiness. En scellant notre ouvrage de notre sang, nous puissions voir au moins briller l’aurore de la félicité universelle. Maximilien Robespierre Much of […]

New horizons

posted by Harry J. Bentham

J’ai vécu. I survived. Emmanuel-Joseph Sieyès This week has seen quite a few articles from me, so this post will be dedicated to summarizing those pieces and helping people find them. Writer’s block has never been a problem for me, and […]

To question or quench an idea

posted by Harry J. Bentham

La superstition met le monde entier en flammes; la philosophie les éteint. Superstition sets the whole world in flames; philosophy quenches them. Voltaire Putting together anti-statist and anti-nationalist essays has been one of my biggest objectives publishing online. Challenging prejudices and […]

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Billions on "democratization" buy new dictators for the people of Egypt and Ukraine
Il arrivera, donc. ce moment où le soleil n’éclairera plus. sur la terre. que des hommes libres. et ne reconnaissant d’autre maître que leur raison. It will happen, then, in the moment the sun is brightest upon the world, that men will be free and they will recognize no other master than the

posted 11:00:40pm Jan. 24, 2015 | read full post »

The war on terror is over: we lost
La guerre est toujours le premier vœu d'un gouvernement puissant qui veut devenir plus puissant encore. War is always the first wish of a powerful government that wants to become even more powerful. Maximilien de Robespierre The war on terror is lost. That's why the phrase is no longer

posted 11:00:37pm Jan. 23, 2015 | read full post »

The purpose of the Order
Je sens que j'existe, mais je ne sais pas ce que je suis. I feel that I exist, but I do not know what I am. Nicolas Malebranche We should embrace the fact that many of the critics of our excessive states, which entitled themselves to monitor and intrude heavily against our persons today,

posted 11:00:22pm Jan. 17, 2015 | read full post »

Charlie Hebdo's freedom of speech was never violated, it simply had consequences
Ce que l'on conçoit bien, s'énonce clairement, Et les mots pour le dire arrivent aisément. What is well designed, is expressed clearly, and the words to say it come easily. Nicolas Boileau The concept of freedom of speech seems to have been abused and misrepresented in recent days, in

posted 8:00:48pm Jan. 17, 2015 | read full post »

Recommendations from the Order: Robert Wei's politics and culture blog
L'hypocrisie est un hommage que le vice rend à la vertu. Hypocrisy is an homage that vice pays to virtue. François de La Rochefoucauld I have a new viewpoint article due to appear at Press TV soon, but in the meantime, I would like to congratulate Robert Wei on being added to our club

posted 11:00:53pm Jan. 10, 2015 | read full post »


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