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