Category Archives: Religion

Muslims, Modernity and the Mundane

The continuing saga of beheadings perpetrated by jihadists of ‘Western’ origin is much discussed and little understood. One relatively unseen perspective is that this saga highlights a crisis within ‘Western’ civilisation, within ‘modernity’. Religious fundamentalism of any stripe is a … Continue reading

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Max Stirner is winning the staring competition

On a crisp autumn afternoon I make my way through a graveyard that is of special importance to me. Various memorials line its uneven paths, punctuated by the occasional ancient mausoleum to a long dead aristocrat or member of the … Continue reading

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Holy Scripture – The United States Constitution

The Constitution of the United States of America has been the written document that the vast majority of people in both the ‘freedom movement’ and the ‘truth movement’ in the United States have referred to when advocating a better society. … Continue reading

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