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Counter-Currents Radio Podcast No. 233
You Are Miserable Because You Are Free

40 words / 44:38

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Greg Johnson is joined by Rob Freeman (Kievsky) to discuss a number of topics including:

  • Munchausen by Proxy and cat lady politics
  • Pathological altruism, pet hoarding, co-dependent enabling as clues to the liberal mind
  • Freedom, paternalism, and self-actualization
  • Parenting, homeschooling, and self-improvement

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7 Comments

  1. Lexi
    Posted June 9, 2019 at 1:05 pm | Permalink

    Some things I find unfortunate about you, Kievsky:

    1. You pretend the trans craze has more to do with single mothers than Jewish domination of the media.

    2. You seem to be very concerned about particularly female mental problems while you ignore the fact that much more common child sexual abuse is almost entirely a male problem.

    (My guess is that these factual contentions are intended to lay the groundwork for anti-mother custody policies that would allow men to take their children and give them to some other woman to raise, because of course, like you, most men do not consider childcare particularly rewarding.)

    3. You consider homeschooling your kids a burden to be minimized as much as possible, rather than a joy that you want to be as involved in as possible.

  2. Traddles
    Posted June 8, 2019 at 12:17 pm | Permalink

    What an interesting discussion. The similarity that was mentioned between pet-hoarder, codependency behavior and the Left’s severely damaging nature is a profound one. I also think that a major component of the Left’s nature is the envy of others who are more intelligent, more skilled, more moral, happier, etc. It drives them to a demonic degree.

  3. Vagrant Rightist
    Posted June 8, 2019 at 10:20 am | Permalink

    Really good show.

    I wasn’t actually aware of this appalling story of the Dutch girl Noa Pothaven until listening to this, and then did some more reading.

    From what I can glean, she was ‘terminally depressed’ and allowed to end her own life. Of course the snake pit of liars on the left, and sadly even some useful idiots on the right claim this is ‘fake news’ because it isn’t technically euthanasia, but there is no credible difference between that and being ok’d to publicly kill yourself slowly without intervention, and the entire thrust of the story stands. Besides, she herself sought assisted dying.

    The left’s attitude on this, is that correcting a technicality in the story, makes the story itself ‘go away’.

    She wrote a book apparently,

    It is generally assumed her attackers were non-white immigrants. So she was raped more than once, made to endure a life of hell and then killed by the disgusting system that’s done this.

    If that is case, I just wonder how much of her very serious form of depression was complicated and amplified by not being able to speak freely about the identity of her attackers, and her relationship to them. She lamented the lack of appropriate mental health care and waiting lists, which suggests there was something she wanted to say but felt she couldn’t publicly.

    This story has me so angry and sick. Because everyone is too afraid and embarrassed to tell the simple truth, people are supposed to die ?

    And it all ties in with what Greg was saying in this podcast, about these pathologically altruistic tendencies that exist within the white race, but which have been exalted and twisted to such a point, and with no counter-values that nobody can live a normal life anymore under the current system and all forms of justice have been abandoned.

    There are times I’m not ‘proud to be white’, and this is one of them.

    Whoever, whatever has done this to us, we have to do better than this. This tragedy is a new low for the white race as far I’m concerned.

    • Rhodok
      Posted June 9, 2019 at 5:08 am | Permalink

      I have read up on this case as well, and the most _likely_ story is this:

      – She grew up in a neighbourhood of Arnhem that is known for the number of immigrants that live there. Mostly Turkish, mostly muslim. Arnhem itself has a muslim major.
      – She -most likely- was a child of a low income household.
      – She was raped at least once in childhood and in general seems to have had a couple of very nasty experiences.
      – She was starving herself to death (both drink & food)
      – She was probably on a kind of life support when the decision was made to accept her death wish. (Probably fed intravenously)
      – The life support was turned off, and she died soon thereafter.

      So technically not euthanasia, but very very close to it.

      • JC
        Posted June 10, 2019 at 12:47 pm | Permalink

        I would not be surprised if she was raped by immigrants. According to Wikipedia she was first sexually assaulted at a school party at age 11 and then raped by two men in “Arnhem’s Elderveld district”. According to one paper I ran across – a paper on city planning to accommodate these invaders – Elderveld’s immigrant population was 22% at the time of the paper was compiled.

        Like “Vagrant Rightest” mentioned above, I also wouldn’t be surprised if the social taboo of naming or implicating Saint Immigrant in something like this, which she would have thoroughly internalized in her by her teen years, added to the frustration, anger and shame that resulted in her starving herself to death. I’m sure she was aware these shits for pets are untouchable.

        She describes sitting like a defendant in a criminal court hearing to assess her mental health and being placed in isolation in a tear proof dress (so she couldn’t rip it apart to hang herself) with a camera monitoring her 24/7. Lovely treatment. So caring.

        If it were me, I would hope I wouldn’t fall for the idea of treatment. If I finally got so tired of this shithole that tries to pass for the Western Civilization, with all its dysfunction and phony compassion, I’d try and be as sure of myself as possible and just do it. I wouldn’t let medical bureaucrats and other legal shits dictate my life/death and humiliate me even further. I certainly wouldn’t want some Dutch bitch atheist with a phony smile in a clerical collar hoovering over me either.

        My bet is that her mind was so awash in the pro immigrant propaganda and brainwashing that she found it impossible to reconcile the propaganda with the reality of her experience.

  4. Schneiderich
    Posted June 8, 2019 at 5:04 am | Permalink

    “Some guy, who looks like a prussian field-marschal” is actually the Kaiser Wilhelm II.

    Grüße!

    • Greg Johnson
      Posted June 8, 2019 at 6:33 am | Permalink

      Yeah, well, I was speaking from memory.

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