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How stable is the United States?

Things do not look good. The country is disintegrating. The borders are open, against the will of much of the population. Our universities are in sharp decline, the students a rebellious unschooled rabble portending a peasant future. The economy gutters and standards of living fall. Jobs are few and becoming fewer. Racial animosity is high and rising, with blacks out of control and looting at will.

We have that least American of Presidents, a marginally competent Afro-Indonesian confection of Moslem background who doesn’t like whites, has little in common with most of the country and is now a virtual dictator reshaping the country as he chooses. The Talking-Headocracy supports this. The decline will not stop.

Can this last?

The foregoing disasters are forced upon the many who hate it by a corrupt government of self-interested hacks, Northeastern in flavor, intent on outlawing Christianity and controlling the population by ever-tightening surveillance and police powers.

The national anger increases palpably: Islamophobes versus Islamophiles, gun owners versus gun controllers, sexual curiosities versus the traditionally moral, lesbian feminists against men and normal women. Viscerality is high. The contending sides hate each other m more than they care about the issues that provide pretexts.

As one example among many: If white Southerners genitally mutilated their daughters, practiced honor killing, and didn’t allow their girls to go to school, the Islamophiles would erupt in fury. They overlook these practices in Moslems because they are using Moslems as a means of punishing people they loathe, such as white Southerners.

It is hard to see how this can continue without Something Happening. Yet no sign exists that the tide will abate—that standards and discipline will be reimiposed in academe, that grade schools will cease being indoctrination camps, that immigration will be stopped, that blacks will become calm and content, that some new form of economic order will halt the slide into semi-impoverishment.

How could it turn around? “Political correctness” prevents discussion. Saying “nigger” is virtually a capital offense, while beating whites unconscious is a foible. The philosophy mysteriously called Cultural Marxism—very real but hardly Marxist—flourishes, and stultifies.

How can it stop? How will it end? Will the country slide into grey twilight with a few rich living in gated communities while the rest grub for a bare living in decaying and dangerous cities? Or will the solutions usual in such times appeal—civil war, secession, or a Man on a Horse?

I do not see how the rot can go on but neither can I see how it can stop going on. Consider the choices: Secession? Of what? Those favoring white European culture, high academic standards, and respect for law sometimes dream of a breakaway country of the states of the Northwest short of California. Many, sick of domination by New York and Washington, would like to see it, but it is hard to imagine the will to do it. Unlikely.

Civil war? Conditions will have to be much worse, methinks, and fragmentation sharper, before anyone would pick up a rifle. War requires virility, and little of it seems to exist. Unlikely.

Informal secession? “Just Say no”? Various states have chosen simply to ignore federal drug laws, for example, making marijuana legal. There is not much the feds can do short of military invasion. Washington can arrest small numbers of people who smoke dope, but not a hundred thousand, and if the state police refuse to help, the feds lack the manpower to impose their laws. This is the Vietnam Principle: Don’t give the enemy clear targets of high value, disperse your forces, and outwait him.

This solution is possible, but not, I think, likely on a scale grand enough to change the direction of the country.

A Man on a Horse? A dictator who grabs power and rules the country by decree? As so often is the case, only the military has the wherewithal, but it does have it and the grabbing might well prove easy: The Marines are within easy reach of Washington and have the firepower.

Yet the American officer corps traditionally has shown little interest in inserting itself directly into politics, and it has its wars and budget to keep it happy. Especially now, the generals seem much too effete, afraid of feminists and so on. Physically possible, but unlikely.

That leaves gray-sludge-and-twilight. The cultural level will continue to fall as waves of intellectually illiterate graduates pour from the universities. Schools of engineering and science will mostly resist enstupidation–the definite integral will prove an absolute barrier to affirmative action–but liberal studies, the heart of civilization, will remain dead. Hostility and perhaps mini-wars will erupt between Americans and the Somalis, Moslems, and Guatemalans brought in by the DC-NYC axis, but these will probably be inconclusive. Christianity will be reduced to a low level, though Judaism and Islam will flourish as their adherents have the will to prevent suppression.

The economy will continue its slide while the rich, no longer attached to any particular country, will become stupefyingly rich. (Someone recently paid $172 million for a Modigliani). If things go bad in Manhattan, they can easily move to the south of France.

I do not see how civil unrest (it won’t be civil) can fail to arise. Comfortable people, which white Americans still barely are, do not readily clash with others. But comfort dwindles. The young now often have to live with their parents. People with advanced degrees work as baristas at Starbucks. Universities use “adjunct professors,” academic migrant workers, to lower pay and avoid providing benefits. Many companies hire people as “individual contractors,” likewise to avoid paying benefits. Large numbers who want to work are on food stamps and unemployment.

Not parenthetically, I remember being in Italy at breakfast with a tour group. The restaurant had not ordered enough food for the buffet. These sophisticated and civil people began grabbing, reaching over each other, to get the yogurt and doughnuts. Civilization is a veneer, and not a thick one. Nationally, we are running out of doughnuts.

One thing is clear: America is no longer “one nation under God” (who is, I suppose, an undocumented alien).It is an unhappy land of warring tribes, of peoples who have nothing in common and do not like each other. Blacks, whites, browns, Syrians, Somalis, Southerners, Yankees, Christians, mostly detesting each other. The battle lines are drawn. The question is what kind of battle it will be.

(Republished from Fred on Everything by permission of author or representative)
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  1. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:

    Here’s an interesting take on social (re)fragmentation with a somewhat more benign view of it:

  2. Gene Su says:

    I think the USA will stagnate into a declining, dysfunctional society such as China, India, the Byzantine Near East, or Abbasid Iraq. All those societies had corrupt, overextended bureaucracies, populaces that didn’t trust one another, and zero innovation in the arts and technology. They still had their wealth but couldn’t defend it. This made them into “golden geese” just waiting to be plucked. All we need now are some capable “barbarians” to overrun us.

    It can’t be good.

  3. How can it stop? How will it end? Will the country slide into grey twilight with a few rich living in gated communities while the rest grub for a bare living in decaying and dangerous cities? Or will the solutions usual in such times appeal—civil war, secession, or a Man on a Horse?

    What will post imperial America look like? The third world. We are half way there already. What happened in Russia when the Soviet empire collapsed? She was taken over by her enemies the Americans. Perhaps we will become an industrial colony for China supplying cheap consumer goods to Eurasia. The first ones now will later be last.

  4. Alex V Weir says: • Website

    Hah. Brilliant. I was beginning to think you were becoming the wrong sort of optimist. Fiestas and distance from artfully bearded ‘men’ can tint ones glasses a shade too rosy.

    I actually rued you today. Amidst bird song and sunshine. Recalling your last article I believe I muttered something to the effect of: doesn’t that deserter of grumbling get just how much of the fey snarky poison makes its way to the American heart from the land of Berkley?

    a girl pulled up. i saw beautiful red hair shimmering in the blazing southern sun. here i was in the park a boy a boy alone and she a girl a girl alone. O BOY O BOY O BOY!

    looking up from my book my excitement dropped as precipitously as a fiat currency under the control of doughy fratbros.

    the woman was a pear. a very large pear with those horrific bug sunglasses and a valley accent uptalking its way into what was not only a phone, but a computer, and likely dildo/latte machine.

    she is what america has become. hints of beauty superficially adorning a head attached to an undisciplined body bespeckled in trivial baubles.

    or maybe america was always like this.

    you tell me. im 26.

  5. Top says:

    The direction I see for the US in the short/medium future is the continued fragmentation of power structures and increasing corruption – where the corruption goes from being on the inside of the power circles to it propagating to the outside as well. This is how much of the world outside of Western Europe/US/Canada/Australia works. East Asia has its own unique system. The corruption, like in other places around the world, will be present everywhere and at all time – draining innovation and productivity.

    There is going to be a continuous decline in the trust of institutions, trust of authority, trust of others, trust of anything. There are going to be spots of mini-kingdoms where dictators rule. The central/DC/NYC power structure will fade – as much as it tries from this being so. Gangsters will become the regional power structures – much like in places like Mexico. Except the US has so many other groups than Mexico, so the US will get so many other wonderful flavors of what it is like to live under cartels/mafia/gangsters.

    The hippy/SWPL movement will fade into obscurity. The Western Civilization moral code will fade. Slavery, including White Slavery will come back with a force. Deeper cultures like the Indian/Pakistani/Arab/African will dominate these new trades.

    Some whites, especially the ones in the military will leave the existing power structures and join the new ones. They will join the cartels/gangs/mafia as mercenary muscle. In some cases they will run these groups. When the special forces do this – like it happened in Mexico – then whole areas will declare de-facto independence from DC/NYC.

    Technology will introduce the unpredictable factor. Some of us will look forward to the Singularity as the ultimate gamble that may rescue us.

  6. Something will happen in the next twenty years that will crystalize these long-term trends. Examples: the U.S. suffers a major military defeat (a carrier battle group lost with all hands, an Army Corps equivalent wiped out with prisoners paraded in chains through the enemy capital); a major disease epidemic along the lines of the 1918-1919 spanish flu, or a drug-resistant strain of TB); a major solar flare that knocks out power for weeks to large sections of the U.S.; a series of devastating storms (blizzards and hurricanes) that cut off communications for weeks; “the big one” in California, with half a million dead and five million injured.

    I’m depressing myself–I’m going to quit. But simply assuming a long-term, but continuous and relatively manageable decline probably isn’t realistic. There’ll be shock that may strain the system to the breaking point.

  7. @Alex V Weir

    you tell me. im 26.

    I’m 71. When I was 26 the hippy girls were easy and plentiful. When I was 16 however girls were rather drab and unavailable and shotgun weddings were still a thing.

  8. anonymous • Disclaimer says:

    American whites are in a low-intensity civil war against each other with blacks and things like the celebration of sex weirdness being used as extra weapons against the opposing side much like the French used black colonial troops against the Germans. But the main combatants are white. The leftist ideology being used as a battering ram, call it Cultural Marxism or Cultural Capitalism or anything else, is a white creation; some non-whites may espouse it but they had it filter down to them. This is the real great divide. One side has had the upper hand by getting what it wants and cowing everyone else, force-feeding them unlimited third-world floods of unwanted people and cracking the whip on all educational institutions to enforce ideological purity and adherence. They may have overplayed their hand as those who’ve been on the defensive are starting to realize they’re in great danger of losing everything, literally everything; it’s no longer merely an abstract discussion for most people now. Openly now people are becoming restive against this velvet oppression that’s been choking us.

    • Replies: @Discard
    , @KenH
  9. Rich says:

    Long before America falls, a dictatorship will emerge that will keep the nation together. We will grow poorer, I believe we will resemble Brazil in many ways, but there will be no secession, no breakup. America is here to stay, not the nation founded by Northern European Protestants all those years ago, but a polyglot nation of sheep, led by a strong leader.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  10. Ragno says:

    People with advanced degrees work as baristas at Starbucks. Universities use “adjunct professors,” academic migrant workers, to lower pay and avoid providing benefits. Many companies hire people as “individual contractors,” likewise to avoid paying benefits.

    Every now and then Fred lets the good old boy mask slip – like when he reaches for a few representative examples of societal collapse. The PhDs will be pouring mochaccinos! RUN!!

    Civilization is a veneer, and not a thick one. One thing is clear: America is no longer “one nation under God” ….it is an unhappy land of warring tribes, of peoples who have nothing in common and do not like each other. Blacks, whites, browns, Syrians, Somalis, Southerners, Yankees, Christians, mostly detesting each other. The battle lines are drawn.

    ….and by the time even Joe Barcalounger realizes, with a palm-slap to the forehead, that Hitler Was the Good Guy, not only will the knowledge avail him nothing, but the monitors they’ll have in place everywhere to pick up such unauthorized sounds will be able to read that particular palm-slap like an open book, and authorize his immediate arrest.

  11. Discard says:

    If it goes from low intensity to high intensity, the non-Whites won’t be much of a factor. Chinese and Hindus will not let their kids die for any part of a country that they don’t care about. They’d just as soon die for Israel. They’ll leave in a flash. Blacks are dumb and simply don’t matter. Mexicans could do a lot of damage in the short run, but face it, most of them don’t even graduate from high school. Planning and following through are not their long suit.
    That leaves SJWs vs normal Whites. A lot of carnage, but the humans win.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
    , @BenKenobi
  12. Eustace Tilley (not) [AKA "Schiller/Nietzsche"] says:

    A very good essay by Fred.

    Anglophone White Males such as I hope that Trump will be the Man on the White Horse; a reincarnated Napoleon (sans the wars of conquest) who will end the Sexual Cultural Revolution, impose tariffs on Chinese goods, and all-but-stop immigration. America will never be what it was, but it may at least be livable.

    I don’t expect him to actually succeed; I expect to be disappointed, as I always have been by politicians in the past. But what have I got to lose by rolling the dice one more time?

    • Replies: @uslabor
  13. Neuday says:
    @Alex V Weir

    I’m 52. Though I never completed college I live comfortably, with 30 years in IT, because I’m bright and made the most of every opportunity.

    When I was young in California, the girls were in good shape, generally. People were smarter and it made things competitive; you had to be on your game. Life in the 70’s and 80’s was comparatively good; so good, we came to feel guilty about it. The revolution of the 60’s bore its fruit and you, my friend, are screwed out of your birthright.

    My advice? Every day, work your self physically and intellectually, develop a creative outlet, and grow yourself emotionally. Learn, make mistakes, read the works of great men. Recognize your relationship with God and your realized and potential value as a man. Think good, look good, do good, be good, and be thankful you’re alive. Master a service/skill/craft people are willing to pay for. Date around, find a minimally crazy 7+, treat her like a girl/woman/lady and be a man to her. It ain’t hard, it just takes time, focus and discipline, without taking yourself too damned seriously. Eventually, it’s like breathing.

    Trump 2016

    • Replies: @Talha
    , @NMObserver
  14. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:

    I think this is right. SJWs versus normal Whites, with the evolving circumstances more and more bringing normal Whites strongly together in a rediscovered and exhilarating feeling of solidarity, while SJWs dwindle as more and more of them discover their brown “brothers” actually hate them (like the whites at the Sanders rally in Seattle, lectured by the black females for being ‘racist progressives’).

    One of the great things for our side is that the black and brown and Muslim oafs always overplay their hands. Imagine the cognitive dissonance experienced by an intelligent SJW who has to organize with and pretend that blacks are their equals and that black concerns are legitimate. The whole “black lives matter” “no, all lives matter”, “no BLACK LIVES matter”, “ok, black lives matter” thing is an example of the inner frustration SJWs must be experiencing.

    Probably one of the greatest things normal whites having going is that we really can naturally feel a deep sense of solidarity with one another whereas there really can’t be any on the other side – gays, Muslims, blacks, SJWs, La Raza, etc – a fractured mishmash that has nothing in common except for hatred of white men. As circumstances harden that is going to bring whites more and more strongly together while it simultaneously tears the Left apart.

    • Replies: @JEGG
  15. Flat Cat says:

    Speaking as a native East Tennessean, I don’t see a lot of the rot that is talked about on the news or on websites such as Not personally, anyway. Relations between the white and black communities are not perfect, but hardly antagonistic. The immigrant communities are still relatively small across the region and in most cases are not vocal in the political sphere. God and family are still the bedrock of the working community, although that seems to be changing little by little as parents continue to submit their children to the state college and university systems.

    Now, there are plenty of problems. The region, overall, suffers from an epidemic of prescription opioid additions, poor health due to diet and lifestyle choices, and declining economic prospects for everyone but the politically connected top dogs (or at least that’s what it seems like). Still, my neighbors and I tend to look at what is happening to the rest of the country with a sort of detached horror. It hasn’t come here yet, really, and barring a major disaster or economic meltdown, it will take decades for us to catch up.

    I honestly can’t imagine the black community, which is concentrated in Knoxville and other urban centers, rioting and burning down their own neighborhoods, and while I have my issues and concerns about the local police they don’t seem to be in the habit of shooting people in the back or killing men for reaching for a cell phone.

    There are, I suspect, quite a few places like my home still left in the USA. Maybe we’re all doomed to eventually be consumed by the post-America gloom that Fred and others predict. Maybe not. As for today, the sun is shining, the dogwoods are blooming, and I am fortunate enough to live in a place where I can take the time to post a comment here, rather than fuss about whether I will be able to find food or clean water.

    It’s not all bad, not everywhere.

    • Replies: @Diversity Heretic
    , @Talha
  16. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:

    Long before America falls, a dictatorship will emerge that will keep the nation together. We will grow poorer, I believe we will resemble Brazil in many ways, but there will be no secession, no breakup. America is here to stay, not the nation founded by Northern European Protestants all those years ago, but a polyglot nation of sheep, led by a strong leader.

    I don’t think the model for the future America or Western Europe will be anything like extremes of disparity in some third-world countries (Brazil, China, et al.). For one big reason, the rich and elites in the third-world countries are propped up by the larger global economy, especially the U.S. And Western Europe. India and China got its rich class off the U.S. The rich in Brazil rely on the U.S. When the U.S. And Europe have been reduced to a critical point where they can no longer effectively prop up the rest of the world (the death of fiat currency), you will see disintegration like nothing else in history. From pauper to prince to dysfunctional and dying pauper. It’ll be a global Black Plague beyond the most dire apocalyptic predictions.

    • Replies: @Horzabky
  17. @WorkingClass

    “What will post imperial America look like?”


    • Replies: @Gordo
  18. Gordo says:
    @The Alarmist

    The Alarmist says:

    March 18, 2016 at 6:01 pm GMT

    “What will post imperial America look like?”


    ………or Bosnia?

    • Replies: @SFG
    , @Truth
    , @Dr. X
  19. @Flat Cat

    You may be right, but I have this feeling that a lot of Romans looked around their comfortable estates in bright and sunny springtime Italy and said something like, “Well, yea, there’s trouble on the frontier and the emperors haven’t been so competent lately, but those Visigoths will never get this far.”

    A poem by Cecil Day Lewis written in the 1930s may be relevant. The last stanza reads

    Grow nearer home – and out of the dream-house stumbling
    One night into a strangling air and the flung
    Rags of children and thunder of stone niagaras tumbling,
    You’ll know you slept too long.

    • Replies: @The Alarmist
  20. Cracker says:

    “If things go bad in Manhattan, they can easily move to the south of France.”


  21. We don’t need a crystal ball. We already have a picture of the future. Take a drive through Texas, New Mexico and Southern and Central California. That’s our future. A lot of poverty and near poverty. A lot of garbage on the streets. Gated communities. Private schools.

    There will be some nice areas that remain fairly white. Other areas will be mixed but the various ethnic groups will have their neighborhoods.

    It won’t be great, but it also won’t be Mad Max. The real question is whether African and/or Muslim immigration picks up. Societies don’t function with those guys.

    • Replies: @Son of Dixie
  22. Excellent. And only 52.

  23. Sorry, missed the comment insert — @ Neuday.

  24. Priss Factor [AKA "Dominique Francon Society"] says: • Website

    The media are like a dishonest doctor.

    If you’re suffering from cancer, the doctor should be honest and tell you what is wrong. Only then can you get the treatment you need. You can have the tumor removed and then undergo chemotherapy or radiation.
    But if the doctor tells you not to worry, you are gonna die. Worse, what if the doctor tells you to do the very thing that will make it worse?
    Suppose you have lung cancer but the doctor tells you to smoke more cigarettes?

    Our media are like that. They will misdiagnose the cancer of America. The real cancer of US is the combo of Jewish domination, Negro thuggery, homo decadence, and mass immigration of non-whites. But the media never say anything about the growing cancer of Jewish power. It hides black thuggery by calling black thugs ‘teens’ and ‘youths’. Americans are told that mass immigration is just what US needs to survive when, if anything, it is destroying traditional white America. The media are like a doctor that tells a lung cancer patient that there is no cancer or that there is cancer and it can only be fixed by more smoking.

    The best thing in American history was the domination of white majority and the unity of white elites and white masses. But this is the very thing that the media attack most.
    ‘Diversity’ is code-word for ‘white elites must NOT represent and serve the white masses’. Instead, white elites must be collaborator cucks to globalists masters like George Soros, Michael Bloomberg, Haim Saban, Mark Zuckerberg, and Google boys.
    White elites must serve the super-Jewish-elites while pissing and shitting on the white masses who are urged to welcome ‘diversity’ and have their daughters have children with Negroes. The real aim of ‘Diversity’ is to cause division between the national gentile elites and national gentile masses. So, Jews tell white American elites that they must serve Jews and represent browns(like Jeb Bush) than ever stand for the identity and interests of white masses. But Jews say the same thing to German elites and Japanese elites. Jews want German elites and Japanese elites to stop representing their own peoples and instead serve globalist Jews and flood their nation with massive foreign immigrants whose rise will undercut the power of national elites.
    Most sad of all, even many of the national masses have been so brainwashed by PC that they welcome their own demographic demise. Look at Swedes, whites in Minnesota and Maine, and Germans welcoming massive numbers of ‘migrants’ and ‘refugees’ in the conviction that the ONLY way whites can be redeemed is by race-mixing and being turned into minorities in their own homelands. Germans are already there in self-destruction. Japanese are not much far behind. They too have been corrupted by PC. It will be even more tragic for Japanese cuz they are such small people. As bigger foreigners enter and take over Japan, scrawny Jappers are gonna get their ass whupped by everyone.

    Imagine a doctor saying that what the cancer patient needs most is to have more of his healthy normal cells destroyed. So, cancer cells and more germs are good, healthy normal cells are bad. And whites have been so programmed by PC quackery that they attack themselves like in multiple sclerosis and welcome & celebrate the cancer cells and germs. Just look at white masses cheering ‘gay pride’ based on men doing fecal penetration on one another. Look at them worshiping MLK when the reality of black America is kicking white ass. Look at white Cuckservatives cheering Jews and Israel even though Jews hate, hate, and hate white conservatives.

    We need a true diagnosis of what is wrong.

    • Replies: @Rob McX
  25. Excellent piece. Our only hope: Pray for Skynet. Decide our fate in seconds and pull the trigger.

  26. SFG says:


    Lots of misery in shantytowns, but life goes on reasonably well for the top third or so. The Asians and the paler Latinos are already intermarrying.

  27. @Diversity Heretic

    “… but those Visigoths will never get this far.”

    More likely, “Yeah, I’ll have to invest a little more in security, but the garden has never looked better, and at such low prices!”

  28. We already ARE Brazil. While our overall standard of living is, for now, a bit higher, America now functions — government, society, economy — just like Brazil. Corrupt through and through, vanishing middle class, crumbling infrastructure. Classic Brazil — add in the troublesome encroachment of Weimar-ish adaptations.

    One difference: Brazil does not maintain a massively parasitic military megalith and attendant industrial complex.

    So, we’re worse off than Brazil, in real terms. Pray for Ice-9 to make it quick.

    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar
  29. Talha says:

    Sage advice all around…and done succinctly too.

    May God preserve you and yours.

  30. Talha says:
    @Flat Cat

    Dear Flat Cat,

    Thanks for those hopeful words, it is always good to remain optimistic – that is in itself a victory. Despair just works to make the rot spread.

    I had a spiritual teacher once mention that we should not get too caught up by the horrible stuff we see in the news. He said it is news precisely because it is actually not a common occurrence, if it was, it wouldn’t be newsworthy. We tend to forget the blessings surrounding us and concentrate on the negatives – that is a very ungrateful spiritual state to be in.

    You brought a smile to my face, may God keep you smiling in this life and the next.

    Keep shining that light in your part of Tennessee and may God preserve it in your community and spread that brotherhood from sea to shining sea!

  31. Truth says:

    Lol! I’m in Sarajevo as I read this, believe me if America was going to look like Bosnia, Unz wouldn’t have built this site.

  32. Most of us sense something is happening, but we don’t want to do anything to upset the status quo, hoping against hope we can squeeze just a little more benefit out of a decaying and corrupt system. When it does collapse – and I don’t see how that can be avoided – it may well upset things enough to where many of us – not necessarily a majority, but enough – will indeed organize and mount a credible defense against the mob and the tyrants-that-be.

    This isn’t chest-pounding; I have no firm notion of what will happen – nobody does! But I do know that the fury out here is palpable, and, as soft as many of us have become, that can change pretty darned fast! I don’t foresee full scale civil war on the order of the 1860s, but I do see the US going the way of the USSR, and a series of counter-insurgency, low-intensity conflicts throughout the former US of A. This means we’re going to have to get more local in our orientation toward a number of things in order to be ready for What’s Coming!

    At minimum, I believe these meet the qualifications for Interesting Times!

  33. Priss Factor [AKA "Dominique Francon Society"] says: • Website

    I think one problem of the modern world is this: the power of technology to immortalize destructive behavior of immediate gratification.

    Take the ant and grasshopper story.

    The grasshopper lives for today and has a good time.

    The ant thinks of the future and works and saves for hard times.

    In the end, the grasshopper has nothing while the ant has plenty. Ant wins.

    All the fun the grasshopper had is in the past. It’s lost forever. It just a stupid memory in the grasshopper’s head.

    But suppose the grasshopper lived in a world of technology. Suppose he could record via video and audio all the wild fun time he’s having. Thus, his adventures would be immortalized for all future generations to see.

    So, even when the grasshopper falls on hard times, his good times in the past will still be ALIVE in video and audio. Those images and sounds will celebrate his good times forever.
    So, even if the ant has more than the grasshopper in material terms, the grasshopper has all the glory since his past indulgences have been immortalized by the video and audio.
    It’s like recordings of Elvis and Rolling Stones still make them seem so young and cool. Elvis died in 1977, but every generation sees young Elvis acting badass and cool.

    So, the ant loses the war of image and sound. Even as the grasshopper eventually loses economically, his wild times are immortalized forever.

    And since there are audio and video recordings of the grasshopper, it can be made profitable since it can be sold for its fun content. I mean people wanna see other people have a good time, not work hard. Who wants to see a movie about a decent family working, saving, paying taxes, and obeying the law? People wanna see the dudes and gals having a wild time.

    With technology, the crazy behavior of grasshoppers can be marketed and sold.
    And so much of our current economy is associated with the culture of vice, hedonism, and narcissism. So, even ants in our economy have to work in service of spreading vice all around. Even the hard-working ants toil to make and market products that promote the way of grasshoppers. Think of all the hard working people in the music industry, movie industry, and TV industry. They go through their daily routines and work hard… but what are they promoting in the media? The way of ants or the way of grasshoppers?

    • Replies: @The Alarmist
  34. pyrrhus says:

    I think it will be informal secession of the less urban States, which will accelerate as the Feds become more and more dysfunctional….the novel Victoria, by famed military theorist William S. Lind would be somewhat along those lines..
    In the Southwest, it looks like the Anglos and Spanish/hispanics are starting to make common cause in this area…
    But maybe I am too optimistic…

  35. The Founders, having no illusions about human nature, intended this to be an experiment, nothing more or less. The hayride has lasted over two hundred years but eventually the truck will run out of gas. It may be doing so now. One thing is sure: in this life, nothing is forever. In another two hundred years what we call “America” will no longer exist, having taken the form of–Lord knows what.

    • Replies: @Buzz Mohawk
  36. JEGG says:

    Why are you assuming that gays are on the other side? Indeed, most gays I know don’t want anything to do with SJWs.

    • Replies: @Wally
  37. Priss Factor [AKA "Dominique Francon Society"] says: • Website

    When we look at all the problems of US, Canada, Australia, Sweden, Germany, and etc., one thing strikes out.

    Paradoxically, good rule can lead to defenselessness against bad rule.

    In a world of bad rule, people become cynical, skeptical, and confrontational.
    People don’t trust the authorities and the system. There is bound to be dissension and demand for something better.

    But in a world of good rule, people come to be trusting of the elites and the system.
    This becomes so ingrained in them that even when the elites and system begin to go rotten and do really bad things, the people just go along since they are used to Good Rule worth trusting.

    This is the problem of Germany and Sweden especially. They’ve had good technocratic rule for a long time. And the system delivered pretty good, and people got what they wanted.
    So, all this buildup of trust between the elites and the people has rendered the people helpless to do anything when the rule/system turns really bad.
    The people are used to thinking, “If there’s a problem, the elites and system will fix it.”
    Just trust and obey.

    Even though Merkel has done so much to harm Germany, many Germans are still in deer-in-headlight mode and trusting the rulers to run everything and the system to fix the problems. They need to break out of the ‘good rule’ mindset.

    • Replies: @Ace
  38. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:

    If hard times come to America, it may reawaken the masculinity that has been lost. Talk about white privilege and epidemics of faux rape don’t mean much to somebody with hard hands and the willingness to use them.

    Should that happen, the ship will right itself. Hopefully the decline isn’t so steep that the process is short circuited.

  39. BenKenobi says:

    Agreed, mein schutze. Fair winds brought the diverse here, fair winds will take them away.

    This is a civil war between Whites. It is serendipitous that half our number have preemptively abdicated their Whiteness. They shall be the offering we exchange for our own Zion.


    You bet.

  40. KA says:

    Keep the muslim out of this game .They have no power in US or Australia .Yes the dress make them the right scapegoat . If you want to save the nation ,don’t focus on scapegoating . The country is burdened and frayed both at the top and at the bottom .At top ,you have disconnected super rich and the Jews . The country has millions of Mexican Guatemalanas and Cubans at the bottom .The two forces are squeezing the middle that has some Muslim ,Africans and Hindus . But the last 3 don’t count .
    NPR and Huffington Post, or NYT and the Neoocns may accuse Trump of introducing anti muslim rhetoric .But they blame him because they dont have the gumption or the honesty to call spade a spade . Trump is getting smeared with the vitriol because they dont like his anti immigration,anti war,anti alliance stance .They best way to hide the hatred is to blame him for something that is of miniscule importance but has visibility and can generate a lot of emotion .

    One hopes the country isn’t taken over by outside forces like the Chinese or the conglomerate of Chinese,Koreans,and Japanese interests .. That would be sad replay of the destruction of the Ottoman empire by the collective forces of Britain,France and International Jewry . Chinese can play the same game the British played using muslim fanatics and sheep . Chinese can use the angry white and the dishonest evangelical forces to keep the peace but the country weak,fragmented and available for exploitation and plunder.

  41. @Alex V Weir

    Nice, but please go ahead and use capital letters where they belong. That lower case gimmick is annoying, pointless, and it reminds me of when everything started going to hell. You don’t want that as part of your observations on how everything has gone to hell.

    I’m old enough to have caught Allen Ginsberg lecherously gazing at me in a supermarket.

  42. Ace says:
    @Priss Factor

    That’s correct. It is literally inconceivable to people that their elites actively and energetically work to destroy their lives. It seems an utterly mad idea.

    The elites’ distractions of racism, “far right,” sexism, homophobia, hedonism, and globalism are, however, wearing thin. It’s beyond clear that the two parties in the US do not serve the interests of of productive, civilized whites. Even some black are waking up to the con of immigration, which worked as long as numbers were not screamingly obviously out of whack.

    • Replies: @Clyde
  43. Wally says: • Website

    Obviously your experience with gays / lesbians is very limited.

  44. Horzabky says:

    I agree with you.

    The collapse of the fiat currency will be the triggering event that leads to global collapse. Think about it. If the fiat currency system collapses, poor countries can’t import food anymore to feed their populations. Widespread famines, migrations (such as the one we are seeing in Europe, just a magnitude or two bigger). How far are we from the fiat currency collapse? I don’t know. Maybe it has already surreptitiously begun. Maybe economists can postpone it for years.

    Disintegration will be horrible to see. I’m a 60 year old Frenchman. I will certainly see the beginning of the disintegration, but I probably won’t survive it. Few of us presently well fed, middle class, aging whites will.

    It’s too late for me to learn Russian or Hungarian, which are spoken in countries slightly more likely to remain civilized than the rest of the north. If I were rich, I would move to New Zealand.

  45. @WorkingClass

    — Professor, do you remember how we pursued girls, when we were young?
    — Oh, dear colleague, I do remember that very well.
    But I have no idea, what we did it for.
    I followed your posts, dear WorkingClass, and I like them.
    Going to the post by Fred Reed, I want to mention this book: ,
    “Restoring America” by Dr. Michael Hart.
    Amazon’s description:
    Secession? Peaceful secession? Why would patriotic American want to do that? How, in any case, is it possible? Michael Hart lays out the answers in clear expository prose, pinned to reality at every point by historical precedent and scientific fact. The heart of his argument is a separation of the U.S.A., at county, not state, level into a rump “blue” nation pursuing current federal policies and a new “red” American Federal Republic (A/F.R.)–‘a constitutional republic, with civil liberties fully protected.’ The A.F.R. will begin with a new Declaration–Dr. Hart provides a full text–followed by a new Constitution containing clauses to prevent the evils that today threaten our liberties.
    I (I.f.f.U.) do not share author’s ideas, but it was interesting to read.

  46. uslabor says:

    “blacks out of control and looting at will”? Where?

    An article intended to stir up the hater in anxious white folk. An article impossible to take seriously.

    • Replies: @Diversity Heretic
    , @joef
  47. Is it reasonable to expect a return to states rights and federalism? We’re already seeing it with federal lack of will to enforce federal laws against marijuana and immigration controls under Obama. Next time a conservative is elected (Trump?) perhaps the red states will take advantage to ignore gun laws or enforce more strict employment checks for illegal aliens?

    I’m more optimistic than most of the commenters about the fate of the U.S. The reason there is so much rancor these days is because Washington is trying to stick its nose into everyone’s business. Once people realize the federal government can’t enforce all the laws on the books, and local politicians align themselves more with local residents instead of DC, perhaps things will calm down.

    • Replies: @Talha
  48. uslabor says:
    @Eustace Tilley (not)

    A very good essay? This essay seems to be long on feeble, scared and hateful speculation and short on anything that resembles facts.

  49. Talha says:
    @NJ Transit Commuter

    Bingo! I totally agree with you. I think a lot of the problems we are seeing are due to the tensions caused by federal government overreach. So let’s peel that capability and make governance more local – even if we may not like all the results of which direction one state decides to go with its local laws.

  50. @Priss Factor

    “So, even ants in our economy have to work in service of spreading vice all around. Even the hard-working ants toil to make and market products that promote the way of grasshoppers. Think of all the hard working people in the music industry, movie industry, and TV industry. They go through their daily routines and work hard… but what are they promoting in the media? The way of ants or the way of grasshoppers?”

    Aesop in the modern age … Well said.

  51. @uslabor

    You didn’t notice the Baltimore city government’s response to the Freddie Gray riots: “They need a safe space in which to destroy.” (That might not be an exact quote, but that was the sentiment.) The situation was similar in Ferguson, Missouri.

  52. @John Jeremiah Smith

    One difference: Brazil does not maintain a massively parasitic military megalith and attendant industrial complex

    Another difference: almost nobody speaks Spanish in Brazil!

    • Replies: @John Jeremiah Smith
  53. KenH says:

    The leftist ideology being used as a battering ram, call it Cultural Marxism or Cultural Capitalism or anything else, is a white creation; some non-whites may espouse it but they had it filter down to them.

    It isn’t white, it is of JEWISH origin and creation. Cultural Marxism along with mass immigration and free trade policies that ship our jobs overseas are Jewish forms of unconventional warfare against white gentiles. No doubt a fair number of white gentiles have cast their lot with Jewish power and influence for self serving reasons, but that does not change the fact the Jews are invariably the organ grinders in this whole mess.

  54. macilrae says:

    Barking like a dog; promising to give Netanyahu an office next to the Oval Room (well); building a wall which gets taller every time Nieto says a naughty word; competing to see who can make the rudest faces at Putin and vowing to use the Iran Agreement for toilet paper – the next clutch of presidential hopefuls is not, as who should say, a promising bunch.

    Still, and all, if you had to choose between Frankenstein, Dracula or Hitler, who would you pick? My money’s on Adolf.

    Thus Fred’s fit of depression last night is pretty understandable -and I am sorry to have to say that the nature of the people has inevitably led to this – in general the cause of America’s misery is hugely because of its blinding ignorance of foreigners and for allowing its foreign policy to be ruled by fanatics.

    Present company naturally excepted.

  55. Faust says:

    I am about your age, I have always marveled at the transformation of girls between the time I was 16 and about 26. I think it was the introduction of “the pill”. When I got divorced at 33, I was absolutely blown away (Pun retained, not not originally intended)

    • Replies: @WorkingClass
  56. Agent76 says:

    March 18th, 2016 Radical Leftists Unleash Anti-Trump Riots Starting On March 19th

    I suppose that it was only a matter of time before the radical left began to specifically target Trump properties. I hope that Trump has good security, because it will definitely be tested starting tomorrow…

  57. TG says:

    Indeed. One is reminded of the end of the Roman Empire, when ‘there shall be open borders’ so impoverished the average Roman that eventually the central government fell apart. But the rich stole everything not nailed down, purged their security forces of all non-ethnic Romans, and fled to the walled city of Constantinople where they lived in luxury for 1000 years…

    There is only one thing that can stop the rot. Fear. Only if the rich fear that they will also go down with the ship, will they relent. If the rich thought that all those third-world refugees threatened their own living standard, refugees would be machine gunned at the border and that would be that.

    Really the big problem is the end of international communism as a potential existential threat to the oligarchs. That kept the elites at bay. Now the rich feel that they can tear down nations at will, and nothing can touch them. The masses are like an army whose officer corps has defected to the enemy – and such an army is doomed.

  58. @WorkingClass

    China is nothing without its exports. Walmart is 8% of China’s GDP. The decline of America will also mean the decline of the Chinese economy. When Americans no longer buy cheap Chinese products it is fairly safe to assume that China will under go some kind of revolution. Keep in mind China goes through massive revolutions every few decades and a failing economy will most likely kick off the next one.

  59. Dr. X says:

    “What will post imperial America look like?” Brasil…or Bosnia?

    Brazil, unquestionably.

    There’s simply no way the white proletariat has enough organization or consciousness (wow, I’m using Marxist terms here, but they fit) to re-create the Historic American Nation, or to overthrow the SJWs and the forces of political correctness by either military or other means. Not. Gonna. Happen.

    I live in Upstate New York. Three years ago, the State government instituted the most sweeping and drastic gun control law in the history of the United States. It was passed in the dead of night — the State Senate was given 15 minutes notice to vote on a 40-page gun ban. They didn’t have time to read it. No debate was allowed. They passed it anyway.

    What did white, rural gun owners do? Had a couple of “protests” in which they waved the flag and professed their love for the cops, then basically accepted it.

    Government can and will get away with ANYTHING, no matter how unconstitutional. Whites have already accepted 50 years of unconstitutional discrimination against them in the form of affirmative action. There have been no white riots or revolts. There are 20 million illegal and another 50 million legal immigrants, and it is the illegals, not the native-born whites, who riot in the streets and get invited to the White House and the State of the Union address.

    Ask yourself: would an Andrew Jackson have tolerated any of this? The question answers itself.

    The future of the U.S. is a Latin-American-style socialism where the uber-rich buy off various demographic groups with government favors in order to maintain their own social and economic position. Continual socio-political decay, except for those at the top, will be the norm in the future.

    Another great read by Fred…

    • Replies: @John Jeremiah Smith
  60. @Citizen of a Silly Country

    The South West has been completely ruined by Mexicans. They are a dirty criminal underclass parasitic presence that offer nothing to the betterment of the nation. I remember when Southern California was a predominantly White area. Now one can drive around for hours in Los Angeles or San Diego and not see a single White face. Having Mexicans in our nation does nothing for us.

  61. “The battle lines are drawn. The question is what kind of battle it will be.”

    If my town is like most, I’d say block by block, house to house.

  62. doesn’t the states system = inevitable fragmentation? just like fred wrote, states can pretty much ignore federal laws if they so choose. It is a good thing and a bad thing. good in that every state can be different. bad as in this country can never be truly united and work towards a goal or a set of goals.

    about tribes, the jews are the oldest tribals, what I don’t get is why aren’t the whites forming a tribe? black got theirs already, finally caught on to how the jews work I guess. why the hell are the whites not forming their own? asians should do the same.

    • Replies: @Talha
  63. @Reg Cæsar

    One difference: Brazil does not maintain a massively parasitic military megalith and attendant industrial complex

    Another difference: almost nobody speaks Spanish in Brazil!

    You don’t understand. Few Americans can.

  64. @Dr. X

    The future of the U.S. is a Latin-American-style socialism where the uber-rich buy off various demographic groups with government favors in order to maintain their own social and economic position. Continual socio-political decay, except for those at the top, will be the norm in the future.


  65. The point is, that you need to be old to understand what has happened. You need to remember how things were, and you need to remember the promises that were made about how immigration, trade deals, tax cuts for the rich, etc would work out. Then you will understand the lies that we have been told.

    Young people, even people in the prime of life, haven’t a clue; worse still, their eyes glaze over as we try to explain. For this reason the decline will continue way beyond the point at which it is rational to do something about it.

    Secession is pointless, because as several people have noted the principal arguments are between different groups of white people. If you want to move to an independent Maine or South Dakota, you are not going to leave behind your daughter or sister because she is a SJW. The result is that the seceded state will not have the will to defend itself when a million people decide they want to walk across the border.

  66. Sir John Glubb, who served in the British and Jordanian Armies in the first half of the 20th Century, wrote a pamphlet called “The Fate of Empires”, which noted the trajectory of all civilizations.

    As a civilization matures and increases in wealth, a kind of decadence ensues. Sexual morality declines, people become more materialistic and less religious, government becomes corrupt, welfare increases, and women are allowed more influence in public life. Ultimately, the country is invaded by foreigners whose culture is in an earlier stage of development.

    The sequence has been followed by at least a dozen empires in Europe and the Near East over the last 3,000 years, and the parallels with the modern West are inescapable.

    Welfare and the “liberation” of women, which we usually imagine to be unique to 20th-century Western culture, have in fact been implemented in about a dozen powerful countries, in some cases as long ago as 4,000 years. Such “reforms” seem to be an inevitable consequence of multiple generations of prosperity, and are followed soon afterwards by conquest by a less “progressive” country. We are following an unstoppable political trajectory that inevitably leads to collapse.

    The combination of a falling birthrate, and immigration from the Third World, are symptoms of this social collapse. The changes from year to year are imperceptible, but on a fifty-year timescale they are huge. Majority replacement will occur before the end of this century. In Western Europe, we will succumb to Islam. What the Ottomans and Moors could not accomplish with a thousand years of war, feminism and open borders will achieve in less than a century.

    Glubb’s work has given us a unique chance to learn from history and avoid collapse, but we refuse to do so. Glubb wrote nearly 40 years ago, yet his warnings have not been heeded. People simply don’t want to hear his message.

    • Replies: @Talha
    , @macilrae
    , @Art
  67. Talha says:
    @Astuteobservor II

    If I may…

    Jews are just less than 15 million planet-wide – very easy to be tribal under those circumstances. White Europeans haven’t been tribal for centuries; Saxons, Ostrogoths, Visigoths, Varangians, Illyrians, etc. are all absorbed into modern nation states. It was precisely when Europeans were able to get past being warring tribes that they were able to start advancing – in no small part due to Christianity.

    Why would people with Russian, German, Swedish, Albanian, Greek, etc. roots simply want to form a ‘White tribe’? What does an Amish farmer have in common with a Boston Irish urbanite? I mean any more than a recent ‘Black’ Somali immigrant has with inner city African Americans…

    Why would Koreans, Chinese, Japanese, Filipinos, etc. likewise do the same – based on the way one’s face looks? And just ignore their varied histories and distinct cultures?

    May God preserve you and your family.

    • Replies: @Astuteobservor II
  68. @Connecticut Famer

    As a young man decades ago, when I was helping a Colorado rancher build a fence, he looked around at all the open land and said to me, “someday this will all be like India.”

    He meant of course that the incoming hordes and irresponsible birthrates would eventually overpopulate and impoverish the land, as happens every place people inhabit long enough.

    He was a rancher. You, I take it, are a farmer, at least in spirit. This understanding runs deep and wide across America, but our leaders, both in government and in business, do nothing about it.

  69. Talha says:
    @James N. Kennett

    Dear James,

    What a fascinating read – wow! Thanks for posting that.

    In Western Europe, we will succumb to Islam. What the Ottomans and Moors could not accomplish with a thousand years of war, feminism and open borders will achieve in less than a century.

    Is there any other choice? We are witnessing an unprecedented event in human history; entire nations are being depopulated NOT because of famine, war, disease – just simply no longer having a will to continue propagating. Eventually someone will have to take over their infrastructure – whether or not they could have built it themselves. All the intellectual and scientific discoveries are useless in this regard – moral, productive children are as difficult to raise correctly today as they were centuries ago – actually maybe more so (I’m trying to raise four – not easy). Neitzche, had he lived long enough would have said “I told you so”. I see a bunch of writers/intellectuals calling out the West for its decadence, loss of religion, falling birth-rates – and among them you’ll be hard pressed to find one that has at least 3 children – many can’t be bothered to raise any children (calling Ann Coulter…Adios is right).

    “…they forgot God and He caused them to forget their own selves…”

    “…and God is free of need, while you are the destitute. And if you turn away, He will replace you with another people; then they will not be the likes of you…”

    May God preserve you and you progeny with honor.

  70. The “Redoubt” in the Northwest would not include western WA and OR. It would begin east of the Cascades and extend east perhaps to the Dakotas, and south to include Wyoming and maybe even parts of of northern Colorado and Nebraska. And it could be self-sustainable.

  71. Clyde says:

    Put another way…. Good times breed fatness and complacency. The wealth makes us softer and we lose our edge. The wise and benevolent king was killed and deposed by his evil twisted brother. But you never noticed. Or you figured, too bad about the old king but the new king will be as wise as the old one. Also called normalcy bias.

  72. @Neuday

    That’s a pretty good outlook. I agree with everything except the “Recognize your relationship with God” part. But you know, if everyone followed your advice, society would be a lot better. Yup, pretty good advice.

  73. Ron says:

    You did not mention Jews as one of the groups – you only mentioned Christians

    • Replies: @joe webb
  74. joe webb says:

    yup. “Blacks, whites, browns, Syrians, Somalis, Southerners, Yankees, Christians, mostly detesting each other.”

    But the Fred Thing is married to a jew. Jews do not exist. Jews, jews, jews…the obsession of White crazies. They do not exist.

    Joe Webb
    PS we got aways to go yet before he also can name the Mexicans. Brown is close, but can be psychologically massaged to erase mexican. I guess that is how Fred’s brain works.

  75. joe webb says:

    In my experience living in liberal land in Silicon Valley, ‘detesting each other’ “mostly” does not appear to be correct.

    People around here, whites, are starting to detest the chinese, blacks have faded into somewhere else, and mexicans are tolerated. Of course Trumpers, like myself, when I occasionally talk to the liberal homo sapiens around here, find it interesting and surprising. I keep a smile on my face.

    You can get away with anything if you keep smiling. Except jew talk of course. Fred knows this.

    Joe Webb

  76. joe webb says:

    further…reminds me of Tom Lehrer, Jewish comic and mathematician as I recall…back in the 50s and 60s.

    He had many satirical songs on Norman Rockwell America.

    Here is from National Brotherhood Week…

    Oh, the poor folks hate the rich folks,
    And the rich folks hate the poor folks.
    All of my folks hate all of your folks,
    It’s American as apple pie.

    But during National Brotherhood Week, National Brotherhood Week,
    New Yorkers love the Puerto Ricans ’cause it’s very chic.
    Step up and shake the hand
    Of someone you can’t stand.
    You can tolerate him if you try.

    Oh, the Protestants hate the Catholics,
    And the Catholics hate the Protestants,
    And the Hindus hate the Moslems,
    And everybody hates the Jews.

    and so on. Of course, the Jews don’t hate anybody. They love everybody. Lehrer was a Jew.
    One of the other songs of note was on the boy scouts. Their “Be Prepared” motto was degraded to being prepared for a sexual encounter with a girl scout. So much for jewish innocence.

    My boyhood was sullied by such tripe per my parents’ philosemitism. This stuff was part of Jewish subversion generally. Let us see. 1948 in Palestine was just a couple years back at the time, but no satire on the Jews for Lehrer. That would not be Good for the Jews.

    Joe Webb

  77. macilrae says:
    @James N. Kennett

    Glubb was an amazing man, but partly because of the side on which he chose to fight he is barely remembered today.

    What he says, and what you say, is all quite true with the one exception of technology. Although China is catching up fast -not to mention Korea and India – America still leads the world in this respect and is likely to continue to do so for a while yet. In all the arts we see a desert with just a few oases remaining. The military depends less and less on its personnel (it had better!) and more on robots to do its conquering and killing – soon, few humans will be put in harm’s way in battle and you can bet that whole armies of automatons will be deployed.

    All of this is unprecedented in history so we don’t know how it will end – I doubt it will be pretty however and I suspect that the threat of nukes will loom ever larger.

  78. @Talha

    why the hell not? they are whites living in the usa. and asians living in the usa. why the hell not? they are not living in their native countries or regions.

    we are talking about usa.

    may your god preserve you and your family.

  79. turtle says:

    When highway robbery by the police (called “civil asset forfeiture”) is the law of the land, as it is in the United States, collapse of respect for authority, if not outright collapse of civil order, is at hand.

    When the “President” of the United States asserts the power to have anyone on the planet killed on his authority alone, by signature, and without due process, we have lost the rule of law.

    >When a place gets crowded enough to require ID’s, social collapse is not far away. It is time to go elsewhere.
    R.A. Heinlein.

    Astute move, Fred.

  80. turtle says:

    Not willing to risk even a medium term speculation, but in the short term (as in, next year) I believe Hitlery Clintoon will be installed in das Weiss Haus.
    Donald Chump is allowed his buffoonery as comic diversion to boost the TV ratings.
    Godwin’s Law notwithstanding, the current reductio ad Hitlerum ref: Mr. Trump, as well as the disruption of his speeches by hooligans, are in place to prepare us for the contingency that he may have to be “disciplined” by a suitably prepared “lone nut” ere November draws nigh.
    His possible demise is wished by no one sane, of course.
    A dead Donald would be a martyred Donald, and that would not do.
    Better to subject him to ridicule, perambulatory only with assistance mechanical or human.
    Alpha predators do not require assistance.
    Mr. Trump is, after all, no Franklin D. Roosevelt.

    • Replies: @KA
  81. @Faust

    Yeah. I would say the pill was as great an agent of change as television. I tell youngsters that when I was a kid there was no television (on my block) and no air conditioning. I’m not putting them on like my father who would tell you he was born the same year they invented rope.

    • Replies: @Faust
  82. Faust says:

    We had television. The “antenna” stretched from the house to the barn. People would drive by to look at it. I think the total width was about 40 feet.

  83. @Son of Dixie

    Oh, I agree. Bringing in millions of Mexicans and Central Americans has turned the Southwest into a 2nd World area. It’s just dirty – except, of course, for the small number of very nice areas.

    The part that bogles my mind about all of this is the abandonment of the white working class by white elites. Without hesitation, white elites simply discarded their kin. Makes you wonder if such a group deserves to stick around.

  84. Art says:
    @James N. Kennett

    Sir John Glubb, who served in the British and Jordanian Armies in the first half of the 20th Century, wrote a pamphlet called “The Fate of Empires”, which noted the trajectory of all civilizations.

    Very interesting – great info – Thanks

    • Replies: @KA
  85. Rob McX says:
    @Priss Factor

    I agree. The diagnosis given by the media and political class is fraudulent. To extend the medical metaphor a little, America’s “doctor” is in fact its undertaker in disguise.

  86. KA says:

    Citizenry become paralyzed by the opulence,righteousness , arrogance and by the sense of invincibility . The mindset blinds people

    Leader is chosen on whether you can have a beer with the leader or not ,because the relevant qualities have not been allowed to survive in the game . America chooses dictators and shark and tyrants as leaders of foreign countries. Very soon American chooses same for them – tough,simple,family man,who needs no other quality and allows the stupidity reign over the discourses at home ,in churches and in media.
    Citizen think that since they have changed in respect to other in matters of power wealth,and developments the rules of how they got there in first place also have changed.

  87. KA says:

    “The military/security complex requires an enemy. When the Cold War ended, the “Muslim Threat” was created. This “threat” has now been superceded by the “Russian Threat,” which is much more useful in keeping Europe in line and in scaring people with prospective invasions and nuclear attacks that are far beyond the power and reach of jihadists.”
    Paul C Roberts.

    Richard Cizik of the Association of Evangelicals noted in 2003 that since the break- up of the USSR , “Evangelicals have substituted Islam for the Soviet Union . The Muslim have become the modern day equivalent of the evil empire ”
    According to University of Wisconsin historian Paul Boyer , by the 1990 s many prophecy believers saw Saddam as the Anti Christ or his forerunner,partly Saddam was building the ancient evil city of Babylon.- The American Conservative .Jul 17,2006

    Ideas have consequences .Whether Israel is our indispensable ally,or America is credal nation or a nation of immigrants or Antichrist is alive and kicking – as ideas they can populate the brains of the idle ,of the psychopath or even of the disinterested do- gooders and can deliver a knockout blow to the system

  88. KA says:
    Clinton Email Shows US Sought Syria Regime Change for Israel’s Sake
    Posted By Jason Ditz On March 21, 2016 @ 6:39 pm In News | 23 Comments

    t is rare for a succinct foreign policy platform paper to so fully encapsulate a candidate’s thinking process. A policy paper sent to Hillary Clinton, available on WikiLeaks, lays out the Democratic front-runner’s strategy as an architect of US intervention in Syria, shows the flawed reasoning that beget the scheme. Perhaps most importantly, the document shows utter blindness to the huge problems that the war ultimately led

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    But Clinton will keep on pressing for woman’s right ,LGBT’s acceptance ,for racial equality and for union worker . What more does the voter need to hear? Sheeple will buy the wisdom as the next best stuff that ever happened to them in generations . Doesn’t she bring hopes to millions ?

    But can Trump or Bernie even dare to mention it in debate ?

  89. joef says:

    The added problem to this well described sociological mess is the economic mess of ‘we are slowly becoming bankrupt’ & will probably end up worse then Greece. The future is that the socialist democrats and the corporatist republicans will try to keep the entitlement state going off of our backs (increased taxes, fines, forfeitures & fees). They will cut pensions, close military bases, cut social security and medicare (which are trust funds that you been paying into all your life), cut minimum manning standards for essential services such as Air Traffic Controllers, and cut road repair.
    At the local level they will also cut road repair, but also garbage pickup, police services, fire dept station houses, and close down prisons. Budgets will even be slashed for water treatment and sewage treatment plants, and hospitals will close. Think Zimbabwe on steroids with the potential to become a failed state like Somalia. Even without a failed state we will probably have many feral cities just like Detroit and Camden NJ.
    The black market and other informal sectors of the economy will pick up some of the load as well as organized localism. But as the urban police get laid off and stand down, and the leaders of suburban police concentrate on traffic tickets for revenue, while their home invasions increase; crime will go far past what is expected. Due to the eventual breakdown of the entitlement system (which would be the last to go because govt will concentrate on it as its primary function) blacks may instigate a race war that many of them want, thus the future potential for the devolution of the USA

  90. joef says:

    TO uslabor comment on March 20th:
    Where? try every urban area. More lib naiveté. If its not reported by the lib academic media establishment it doesn’t exist. Well it exists to every urban blue collar working person who lived in close proximity to the ghetto. And then when we were forced to flee the decline we were disparaged for our ‘white flight’ by these same academics in the media. This kind of naivete is what is assisting in our eventual social & economic decline. Liberals have no sense of realism and if was not for modern protections, they would die off from natural selection because they always try to deny reality and make it conform to their unworkable opinions.

  91. Boris says:

    Saying “nigger” is virtually a capital offense, while beating whites unconscious is a foible.

    This is delusional nonsense.

    There’s nothing like some deranged wingnut whining about not being able to use his favorite racial slur without facing any criticism at all. I can imagine the endless torrent of tears and whining if you actually faced discrimination on the scale that black Americans have faced.

    Equality continues slowly but surely. It’s no wonder your kind thinks things are getting worse when they are actually getting better.

  92. Red Barron says: • Website

    Reading this in 2019 and comfy the Bugaloo is coming.

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