Trump has an abnormal, self-referential worldview. He’s incapable of interacting with reality to a degree that his world reflects ours. He’s still a conman, with a practiced patter, and yes, he’s a mob don wannabe, a bully and a racist, and he learns the ways to cheat and steal from…

As I sit down to write, I can hear my girlfriend’s coughs, snores and mumbles as she sleeps. The coughs, the coughs worry me, they now sound a harsh note that triggers thoughts of imminent chaos. My stomach roils. I’m going to die, and badly. L. is going to die…

All I seem to be doing these days is remembering. You might picture that term in my context as remembering the old days, or family memories and such. I certainly do a lot of memory dredging, but that’s largely because I am usually by myself these days. The main thing…

White Hegemony and the catastrophic loss of indigenous culture

Among the many failings of our white hegemony has been the idea of Empire, both state and religious, physically in early history and in economic terms now. If your culture is great, then it will be greater when you force it…

Centrist pundits are always saying that liberals need to stop stereotyping the rural, Southern whites who vote Republican, are religious conservatives and are the opposite, supposedly, from urban Democrats. And yes, we do tend to think of them as ignorant goobers and make fun of their inability to spell. That’s…

ArdeeWNC

Fiber artist, sci-fi geek, typical boomer liberal, disillusioned American.

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