Gotta love the Orthodox

By Michael Laurel The Russian Orthodox Church will never recognize same sex marriage. Talk about a worthy civilizational alternative. If only other such examples of memetic sovereignty were coming to life. There may yet be a chance to preserve and evolve the Russian national spirit.Filed under: Aggregation Tagged: Orthodox, Russia, Same Sex Marriage continue…

5 ways Macedonia can rock the EU

By Michael Laurel Macedonia, beautiful country. Small, stubborn, and pedigreed. That’s the new Macedonia. Here are 6 ways Macedonia can rock the EU. 1. Should Macedonia resist the Maidan revolution currently underway, the state will turn heavily against American interests. Politicians are a fickle bunch, often attracting the pathologically power hungry. No one continue…

The Slowdown

By Michael Laurel My blogging has slowed down. A surprise to many, I know. Life is getting busy. My responsibilities have exploded. This isn’t a bad thing. It shows I’m going places and my projects are going well. That’s just how life is. Every gain has a corresponding price and I must be continue…

The German Question

By Michael Laurel Yes, the German Question has returned to the European stage with bigger implications than ever. And like always, the Germans aren’t quite sure how to handle it. Enormous economic strength, coupled with a weak geopolitical presence and location makes the Germans a most insecure Great Power. But then, that is continue…

Globalist Jihad

By M. Laurel Globalist Jihad. Check it out. Another work from Soul of the East. Oh Orthodoxy, how yee embody the soul of Christendom long passed. Most of it is what I’ve said in various pieces. The matter deserves a deep dive. There is no reason to take Jihadis seriously except as an continue…

Solon Against the Rich

By M. Laurel It may no longer be popular but my hobby is to read old books. Like Aristotle’s Athenian Constitution. I find them mighty curious and utterly fascinating. One particular facet always shocks me: For all the differences, people are utterly the same, utterly consistent. It is as if the people were continue…