In The Clash of Civilizations, the late Samuel Huntington defined it as the area of Protestant and Catholic Christendom (minus Latin America). Frequently Greece, Japan, South Korea, Balkan countries in NATO, Turkey, Israel, are also tacked on to "the Western world" at various freequencies. The "core" (USA, Anglos, NW Europe) is pretty much set in... Read More
I am a blogger, thinker, and businessman in the SF Bay Area. I’m originally from Russia, spent many years in Britain, and studied at U.C. Berkeley.
One of my tenets is that ideologies tend to suck. As such, I hesitate about attaching labels to myself. That said, if it’s really necessary, I suppose “liberal-conservative neoreactionary” would be close enough.
Though I consider myself part of the Orthodox Church, my philosophy and spiritual views are more influenced by digital physics, Gnosticism, and Russian cosmism than anything specifically Judeo-Christian.