Category Archives: Arts and Clture and Politics

The Year of Remembrance vs. the Year of Death: 1814, 1914, 1944, 2014…

 Below is the English translation of my speech given on June 14, 2014 at a historic manor house, in the village of Guthmannshausen, in the vicinity of Weimar, the state of Thuringia, Germany. The speech was delivered on the occasion of the 100thanniversary of the beginning of WWI, the 100th anniversary issue of the magazine […]

Tragedy and Myth in Ancient Europe and Modern Politics

  The following is an abridged version of my speech given at the London Forum, February 1, 2014, London, UK. The video of the whole speech is available here. When discussing myths we must first agree on the meaning of words and expressions we intend to employ.  We must also certify that we assign to […]

The Catholic League on the Weinstein Brothers

As part of our Christmas program here at TOO we highlighted Bad Santa, a film by the Weinstein brothers. The Catholic League has a number of posts on another Weinstein film, Philomena, which is currently in release. This brief comment notes several other anti-Christian movies by the Weinsteins: [An ad for Philomena in the New […]