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Shakespeare’s Sonnet 129

As an account of our fallen condition and the perennial temptation to escape into a utopian future, has Shakespeare’s sonnet 129 ever been improved upon? Th’ expense of spirit in a waste of shame Is lust in action; and till … Continue reading

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Wat in the World…

Robert Kaplan has written an extremely insightful and timely article. His analysis of the preconditions that pave the way for totalitarianism is tremendously prescient. Highly recommended.

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Utopia

“Those who advocate Utopia presume that they can become fathers of the future without having been children of the past.” – Hans Urs von Balthasar

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