Tag Archives: philosophy

Print this post Print this post

The Myths of Plato, Part 1

Table 3 in Johnannes Kepler's Mysterium Cosmographicum, with his model illustrating the intercalation of the five regular solids between the imaginary spheres of the planets

Table 3 in Johannes Kepler’s Mysterium Cosmographicum, with his model illustrating the intercalation of the five regular solids between the imaginary spheres of the planets

7,762 words

Part 1 of 2

Author’s Note:

The following text is based on a transcript by V. S. of the introductory lecture of a course on Plato’s Timaeus and Critias. As usual, I have edited his transcript to remove excessive wordiness. Beyond that, I have incorporated here some materials from the transcript of part 2 of this lecture so that all the general material on myth in Plato appears in this text. All material specific to the Timaeus and Critias will appear in the transcript of part 2. Read more …

Posted in North American New Right | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Print this post Print this post

A Leveling Wind:
Reading Camus’ The Stranger

camus1,711 words

Albert Camus’ The Stranger had a powerful effect on me when I first read it at the age of 18. Recently I had cause to pick it up again when I re-read Bill Hopkins’ The Leap! (a.k.a. The Divine and the Decay) with the aim of writing an essay on it. Hopkins’ manner of constructing a plot out of seemingly trivial, tedious, and disconnected events that suddenly come together in an emotionally shattering climax — a climax that seems utterly surprising yet in hindsight utterly inevitable — brought to mind The StrangerRead more …

Posted in North American New Right | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Print this post Print this post

From the Notebooks

Samuel van Hoogstraten, Still Life, 1668

Samuel van Hoogstraten, Still Life, 1668

667 words

Editor’s Note:

The following text is an excerpt from Yockey’s notes transcribed and annotated by Kerry Bolton. The style and format suggest the early 1950s.

Read more …

Posted in North American New Right | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Print this post Print this post

Introduction to Plato’s Republic, Part 2

5,017 words

lightincavePart 2 of 2

Author’s Note:

The following text is based on a transcript by V. S. of a lecture on Plato’s Republic. As usual, I have edited his transcript to remove excessive wordiness and corrected a couple of small mistakes.  

Plato writes in his seventh letter that he never set forth his own philosophy in any of his writings. Read more …

Posted in North American New Right | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Print this post Print this post

Le materialisme spirituel d’Alan Watts

2,615 words

English original here

Alan Watts
Does It Matter?: Essays on Man’s Relation to Materiality
New York: Vintage, 1971

Read more …

Posted in North American New Right | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Print this post Print this post

Introduction to Plato’s Republic, Part 1

6,075 words

platos-republicPart 1 of 2

Author’s Note:

The following text is based on a transcript by V. S. of a lecture on Plato’s Republic. As usual, I have edited his transcript to remove excessive wordiness.   Read more …

Posted in North American New Right | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Print this post Print this post

New from Counter-Currents!
Western Civilization Bites Back

Bowden-West-Cover-medium762 words

Jonathan Bowden
Western Civilization Bites Back
Ed. Greg Johnson
San Francisco: Counter-Currents, 2014
228 pages

Kindle E-book: $5.99

Nook E-book: $5.99

Read more …

Posted in Counter-Currents title, news item, philosophy | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Print this post Print this post

Potential

peak-potential1,804 words

Übersetzst von Richard

English original here

Mein lieber X,  Read more …

Posted in North American New Right | Also tagged , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Print this post Print this post

Heidegger’s Black Notebooks:
The Diaries of a Dissident National Socialist

Heiddeger1,498 words

In December of 2013, the German and French press began reporting that Martin Heidegger’s so-called Black Notebooks (Schwartze Hefte), forthcoming as volumes 94 to 96 of his Gesamtausgabe (Complete Edition), contain passages that constitute an anti-Semitic “smoking gun” (or maybe just a smoking chimney).

Read more …

Posted in North American New Right | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Print this post Print this post

Plato’s Crito, Part 2

Jacque-Louis David, "The Death of Socrates," detail

Jacques-Louis David, “The Death of Socrates,” detail

5,274 words

Part 2 of 2

Author’s Note:

The following text is based on a transcript by V. S. of a lecture on Plato’s Crito.  As usual, I have edited his transcript to remove excessive wordiness.  Read more …

Posted in North American New Right | Also tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
  • Video of the Day:

  • Kindle Subscription
  • Our Titles

    New Right vs. Old Right

    Lost Violent Souls

    Journey Late at Night: Poems and Translations

    The Non-Hindu Indians & Indian Unity

    Baader Meinhof ceramic pistol, Charles Kraaft 2013

    The Lightning and the Sun

    Jonathan Bowden as Dirty Harry

    The Lost Philosopher, Second Expanded Edition

    Trevor Lynch's A White Nationalist Guide to the Movies

    And Time Rolls On

    The Homo & the Negro

    Artists of the Right

    North American New Right, Vol. 1

    Forever and Ever

    Some Thoughts on Hitler

    Tikkun Olam and Other Poems

    Under the Nihil

    Summoning the Gods

    Hold Back This Day

    The Columbine Pilgrim

    Confessions of a Reluctant Hater

    Taking Our Own Side

    Toward the White Republic

    Distributed Titles

    Demon

    Proofs of a Conspiracy

    Fascism viewed from the Right

    The Wagnerian Drama

    Fascism viewed from the Right

    Notes on the Third Reich

    Morning Crafts

    New Culture, New Right

    An eagle with a shield soaring upwards

    A Life in the Political Wilderness

    The Fourth Political Theory

    The Passing of the Great Race

    The Passing of a Profit & Other Forgotten Stories

    Fighting for the Essence

    The Arctic Home in the Vedas

    The Prison Notes

    It Cannot Be Stormed

    Revolution from Above

    The Proclamation of London

    Beyond Human Rights

    The WASP Question

    Can Life Prevail?

    The Jewish Strategy

    The Metaphysics of War

    A Handbook of Traditional Living

    The French Revolution in San Domingo

    The Revolt Against Civilization

    Why We Fight

    The Problem of Democracy

    The Path of Cinnabar

    Archeofuturism

    Tyr

    Siege

    On Being a Pagan

    The Lost Philosopher

    The Dispossessed Majority

    Might is Right

    Impeachment of Man

    Gold in the Furnace

    Defiance