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Counter-Currents Radio Podcast No. 256
Remembering Roger Scruton + Reader Questions

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Greg Johnson talks to Rich Houck about the importance of the English conservative philosopher Roger Scruton, who died on January 12, 2020. Then they answer reader questions about how to persuade normies and hostiles of White Nationalism. Read more …

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Remembering Yukio Mishima:
January 14, 1925–November 25, 1970

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Yukio Mishima was one of the giants of 20th-century Japanese literature. He has exercised an enduring influence on the post-World War II European and North American New Right. In commemoration of his birth, I wish to draw your attention to the following works on this website:

By Mishima:

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The Paranoid Style in White Nationalism

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If you think this essay is about you, you might be paranoid.

Guardians of the conventional wisdom frequently accuse White Nationalists of being “paranoid” when we express fears of non-white crime, white demographic decline, race replacement immigration, and ultimately white extinction and white genocide.

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Remembering Jack London:
January 12, 1876–November 22, 1916

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Jack London was born John Griffith Chaney in San Francisco on January 12, 1876. An adventurer and Jack of all trades in his youth, London achieved fame and fortune as a fiction writer and journalist. But he never forgot his working class roots and remained a life-long advocate of workers’ rights, unionism, and revolutionary socialism. (See his essay “What Life Means to Me.”)

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Counter-Currents Radio Podcast No. 255
A Conversation with Keith Woods

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Greg Johnson talks to Irish YouTuber Keith Woods about his intellectual development, his nationalist politics, his takes on the Iran Crisis, Read more …

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Remembering Anthony M. Ludovici:
January 8, 1882–April 3, 1971

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Anthony Mario Ludovici was born on January 8, 1882.

Ludovici was one of the first and most accomplished translators of Nietzsche into English and a leading exponent of Nietzsche’s thought. Ludovici was also an original philosopher in his own right. Read more …

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The Iran Opportunity

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I’d like to say that the assassination of Qasem Soleimani isn’t the end of the world, but it’s too soon to say, because World Wars have started with similar provocations.

It is, however, safe to say that Donald Trump has made his dumbest foreign policy decision yet, for the same reason he made all of his other dumb foreign policy decisions: listening to the Israel First lobby Read more …

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Against Accelerationism

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Accelerationism is the idea that the best way to achieve White Nationalist goals is to accelerate the decline of the present system. This will supposedly have two effects. First, acceleration will weaken the system’s ability to maintain power, including to oppress dissenters. Second, acceleration will anger and awaken the white masses, making them more receptive to our message.

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Remembering Alan Watts:
January 6, 1915–November 16, 1973

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Alan Watts was born on this day in 1915. A prolific scholar and dazzling stylist, Watts is best known as the chief popularizer of Asian philosophy for the Beat and Hippy movements, but he was also an original thinker in his own right and a quiet man of the Right. In commemoration of his birth, I wish to draw your attention to these works at Counter-Currents: Read more …

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Counter-Currents Radio Podcast No. 254
Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman

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Greg Johnson and John Morgan reconvene our weekly podcast to discuss Martin Scorsese’s latest film, The Irishman.

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Remembering J. R. R. Tolkien:
January 3, 1892–September 2, 1973

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“I am in fact a Hobbit.”—J. R. R. Tolkien

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien is a favorite author of New Left “hippies” and New Right nationalists, and for pretty much the same reasons. Tolkien deeply distrusted modernization and industrialization, which replace organic reciprocity between man and nature with technological dominion of man over nature, a relationship that deforms and devalues both poles. Read more …

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2020 Vision

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2019 was Counter-Currents’ best year in terms of traffic and overall performance:

  • We published 895 pieces on the site.
  • After being plateaued for more than a year, our traffic began to rise in June. In November, it was basically double what it was in May.
  • We had a total of 4,205,172 visits to the site in 2019.
  • We had 1,966,053 unique visitors for the year.

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Ben Novak’s Hitler & Abductive Logic

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Ben Novak
Hitler and Abductive Logic: The Strategy of a Tyrant
Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books, 2014

“Search your feelings. You know it to be true.”

Ben Novak’s Hitler and Abductive Logic is one of the most exciting academic books I have ever read, a daring and imaginative synthesis of philosophy, history, biography, and literature. Read more …

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Jim Goad’s The Bomb Inside My Brain

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Jim Goad
The Bomb Inside My Brain
Stone Mountain, Ga.: Obnoxious Books, 2019

One thing White Nationalists need to change the cultural and political mainstream are people who are not White Nationalists but who nevertheless publicly support some of our claims and stand up for the legitimacy of our concerns, our right to speak our minds, and our right to participate in the political process. Read more …

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The UK Voted for National Populism

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When Brexit won and I heard “Land of Hope and Glory” played at one of the celebrations, I found myself tearing up, much to my surprise. Of course, it makes sense. England is my ancestral homeland. But actually feeling it came as a surprise. It was one of those “Welcome to the human race” experiences. Read more …

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Christmas Reading at Counter-Currents

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The Meaning and History of Christmas

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White Identity Politics

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Greg Johnson
White Identity Politics
San Francisco: Counter-Currents, 2020
180 pages

White Identity Politics is the sequel to Greg Johnson’s ground-breaking work The White Nationalist Manifesto. Like the Manifesto, it is a slender volume, written in a highly accessible style in order to maximize its readership and impact. Read more …

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Christmas Special  
Merry Christmas, Infidels!

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Translations: Czech, FrenchGerman, Swedish

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It was about twenty years ago when I first noticed that the greeting “Merry Christmas” was being replaced by the bland, neutral “Season’s Greetings” and “Happy Holidays.”

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Honoring Pentti Linkola

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Finnish “eco-fascist” Pentti Linkola turns 87 today. Along with Savitri Devi, Linkola is one of the few figures in the post-War ecological movement to take openly Right-wing positions, rejecting liberal egalitarianism and democracy and advocating eugenics.

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Evropan Edward Elgar

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Evropan Edward Elgar: Vlastenec, Angličan a Evropan

Edward Elgar (2. června 1857–23. února 1934) patří k čelním představitelům poslední generace evropských romantických skladatelů. K této generaci bývají řazeni mj. Read more …

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Greg Johnson zatčen v Norsku za ideozločin

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Greg Johnson měl dnes (2. listopadu 2019) promluvit na konferenci Scandza Forum, které se koná v norském Oslu. Read more …

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Argument autochtonií

Autochtonní „Evropané“?

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Jednou z trvalek kritiky bělošských koloniálních společností po celém světě – v Amerikách, v Africe i u protinožců – je jejich domnělá morální nelegitimita pramenící z toho, že jiní lidé tam žili už před bělochy. Read more …

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Rozhovor Grega Johnsona s Davidem Dukem

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Poznámka Grega Johnsona: Následující rozhovor s Davidem Dukem vyšel 2. prosince 2009 v The Occidental Quarterly Online. Nezměnil jsem názor na užitečnost usilování o politické posty, pokud by ho však byl někdo schopen změnit, byl by to David Duke.

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Remembering J. Philippe Rushton:
December 3, 1943–October 2, 2012

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Psychologist J. Philippe Rushton was born in Bournemouth, England in 1943 to an English father and a French mother. Read more …

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Sága alternativní pravice o čtyřech dějstvích. Část čtvrtá.

Sága alternativní pravice aneb tudy cesta nevede…

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Předchozí části: prvnídruhátřetí.

Bělošský nacionalismus 1.0 & 2.0

V roce 2015, kdy se nová alternativní pravice postupně začínala sžívat s myšlenkou bělošského nacionalismu, měla většina s ní spojených lidí jen velice matné povědomí o předchozích generacích hnutí. (Blogger) Lawrence Murray se například svěřil s tím, že „osobně nikdy neslyšel o [Williamu] Pierceovi ani [Davidu] Dukeovi… dokud nenarazil na alternativní pravici.“ Read more …

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Sága alternativní pravice o čtyřech dějstvích. Část třetí.

Staré dobré časy… před třemi lety.

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Část prvnídruhá, a závěrečná čtvrtá.

 Centralizace, čistky a kolaps

Richardu Spencerovi bylo přirozeně líto, že opustil značku, jíž se zaštítila tak energická politická síla a která se stala mezinárodní mediální senzací. Proto se pokusil ji znovu dostat do svého vlastnictví. Byl tu ale problém: nové hnutí z let 2014 a 2015 mělo se Spencerem společného jen pramálo, s výjimkou jména. Spencer to potvrdil v rozhovoru s politologem Georgem Hawleyem z 12. října 2016, v němž akademik shromažďoval podklady pro svou knihu Understanding the Alt-Right. Read more …

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Sága alternativní pravice o čtyřech dějstvích. Část druhá.

(Stěží) deset zdvižených pravic, které otřásly hnutím alternativní pravice.

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Část druhá, úvodní si můžete přečíst zde, třetí tady a čtvrtou závěrečnou zde.

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Sága alternativní pravice o čtyřech dějstvích. Část první.

Alternativní pravice, ca. 2016.

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Toto je první část úvodní eseje z připravované antologie s názvem The Alternative Right.

Pokračování najdete zde, třetí tady a čtvrtou závěrečnou zde. Read more …

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Alexandre Kojève a konec dějin

Alexandre Kojève

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Poznámka autora: Následuje přepis řeči, kterou jsem v roce 2000 přednesl v Atlantě. Odstranil jsem příliš košaté větné konstrukce, stejně jako občasnou interakci s publikem.

Žijeme v době bohaté na předpovědi konce věků. Loni, na konci roku 1999, oslavovala drtivá většina silvestrovských hýřilů o rok předčasně konec milénia. Read more …

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Remembering Henry Williamson:
December 1, 1895 to August 13, 1977

Henry Williamson

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In commemoration of the birthday of the great English novelist, ecologist, and racial nationalist Henry Williamson, I wish to draw your attention to some articles on this site:

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