The Rotting Stink Clawing Away At Us
Author’s Note: This article will be updated, edited consistently, and possibly republished as I focus my thoughts and ideas as time goes on. I’m not an intellectual nor an amazing writer. I’m just some guy trying to flush out what plagues our modern existence. Thoughtful genuine critique is welcome. This long post is divided into two parts with the second focusing on ideas to forge a new mythos and identity.
Something is wrong with modern society. You can feel it in your bones. It almost feels like a sinister X- Files like conspiracy in which our souls and spirit have been stolen away. WE can smell the rot in their absence, and we know its more than just the curse of a bizarre post-modernism expertly mixed with Marxism that’s been chipping away our foundations.
Our spiritual, cultural, and economic inheritance seems to have evaporated. Communities are disintegrating under pharmaceutical induced opioid epidemics. That implicit cultural script that guided everyday interactions has been shredded. Even acknowledging this becomes a new form of heresy.
Almost everyone regardless of their political affiliations can see that the world around is falling apart. We are reaping the seeds we’ve sown from the French Enlightenment to the Post-Christian West. Even the science and rationality meant to provide a substitute for moral foundations has been corrupted by flawed biased men a.k.a “the replication crisis” for their nefarious goals.Continue reading “Lost Cogs In A Global Machine: Thinking About Identity In The Dissident Right”