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Alain de Benoist’s Vivid Memory
Part 3: The Beginnings of the Nouvelle Droite

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Part 3 of 3

Alain de Benoist
Mémoire vive: entretiens avec François Bousquet
Paris: Éditions de Fallois, 2012

During the years 1966–’67, the movement in which Benoist had been a militant went into its death throes. Read more …

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Some Reminiscences of Dr. William Pierce

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Dr. William Pierce liked to say that a man’s immortality is dependent upon the fame of his deeds. Accordingly, that became the title of the biography of DrP by Dr. Robert Griffin in 2001. Read more …

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Paganism Without Swords?

Detail from Jacques-Louis David’s “Oath of the Horatii,” 1784

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“When swords ran every which way like red-stained snakes, our fathers warmed to life; the sun of all peace seemed limp and lackluster to them, but the long peace caused them shame. How they sighed, our fathers, when they saw gleaming bright, dried up swords on the wall! Like them, they thirsted for war. For a sword wants to drink blood and sparkles with desire.” — Friedrich Nietzsche Read more …

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Sympathy for the Joker?

“Please allow me to introduce myself . . .” Heath Ledger as the Joker

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Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy has proven to be a death-stalked series. Heath Ledger died under mysterious circumstances mere months before the release of The Dark Knight in 2008, Read more …

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Remembering William Pierce:
September 11, 1933–July 23, 2002

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William Pierce died ten years ago today. Pierce was an immensely influential and intensely polarizing figure. But ten years should be long enough for passions to cool and reflections to ripen. Thus to commemorate his passing we are publishing several articles this week which, we hope, will encourage a greater appreciation of his contributions to White Nationalism. Read more …

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The Turner Diaries & Hunter

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William Pierce, the founder and head of the National Alliance, was a singularly important ideologist, organizer, and leader in the white nationalist movement.

His energy, commitment, drive, intelligence, and—given the sinister forces arrayed against us—accomplishments, are truly remarkable. Read more …

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From the Archives 
The Anti-Gun Mentality

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As surely all Counter-Currents readers have heard by now, a horrible and nihilistic attack took place at a midnight screening of the film The Dark Knight Rises Read more …

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The Order in Action 
The Dark Knight Rises

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MAJOR SPOILERS BELOW. DO NOT READ THIS BEFORE SEEING THE MOVIE.

The Dark Knight Rises is beyond Left and Right, beyond good and evil, beyond any frame of reference that this society can understand. Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy closes with a vision of weaponized Traditionalism certain to be misunderstood by movie reviewers and talking heads who think in terms of Republicans versus Democrats. Read more …

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The Political Soldier:
Carl Schmitt’s Theory of the Partisan

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So powerful is the civilizing genius of European man that, for a brief time, we even managed to tame war itself. But not all wars could be civilized, only those between civilized European states. The rules of war did not apply to wars against non-state actors, such as colonial wars against savages, civil wars and revolutions in which the state is up for grabs, and irregular warfare against partisans or guerrillas, Read more …

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German Translations of Counter-Currents Articles

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Since we went online June 11, 2010, 63 Counter-Currents pieces, both originals and reprints, have been translated into German by As der Schwerter, one of our favorite German nationalist sites. Read more …

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