Remembering – Page 2 – Everything

Remembering

The obscurest epoch is today.
—Stevenson

Feb 012022
 

Any man who was not a Whig a hundred fifty years ago had no heart, and any man who is one today has no brains.

Dec 162021
 

Privacy was ephemeral, almost accidental, springing up here and there in that fleeting century between poverty and universal surveillance.

Sep 212021
 

No political ideology, according to its advocates, has ever really been tried.

Sep 102021
 

To choose a side of history is to excuse implicitly the atrocities committed in its name.

Jun 012021
 

Atrocity, A Natural History

1. It didn’t happen.
2. It was much smaller than you think.
3. It was entirely justified.
4. What we need is more such atrocities.