"If a house is divided against itself, that house will not be able to stand." - Mark 3:25 "Politics at its purest is philosophy in action" - Margaret Thatcher "Every difference of opinion is not a difference of principle." - Thomas … [Read more...]
The Art of Political Persuasion Articles by Robin Koerner
A collection of articles written by Robin Koerner that pertain to the "Art of Political Persuasion" Click on the title for the full content of the article.
Last month I did something I'd done only once before: I went to a range and shot some guns. Lots of guns. All shapes, ages and sizes. This is a very strange thing to do for a guy born British. Guns feature nowhere in British … [Read more...]
Rape may represent the greatest possible violation against a human being except, perhaps, for murder. Any decent person sympathizes with the intent of those who would seek to prevent it by any reasonable means. Moreover, there are plenty of … [Read more...]
To a first approximation, American political history before the 18th century is British political history. As most American schoolchildren know, in the 17th century, John Locke crystallized the idea that human law should reflect Natural Law, but the … [Read more...]
If much of the economic commentary in the mainstream media is to be believed, the rising inequality of wealth in Anglo societies and the crashing of our economy by the big banks and financial class make the problems of capitalism not just evident but … [Read more...]