Entries by Andrew Joyce, Ph.D.

On Herder, Human Nature, and the Antifa

Portrait of a loser antifa: “He that has lost his patriotic spirit has lost himself and the whole world about himself.” — Johann Gottfried von Herder, Essay on the Origin of Language, 1772.  In his Essay on the Origin of Language, the German philosopher Johann Gottfried von Herder (1744–1803) undertook a marked departure from earlier ruminations on human […]

L’Assalto al Genere e Alla Famiglia: La Sessuologia e L’Ereditá della Scuola di Francoforte

Originally post on TOO as “The Assault on Gender and the Family: Jewish Sexology and the Legacy of the Frankfurt School.”Posted on Resistenza Bianca “La morale sessuale – come la società nella sua forma estrema, quella americana, la definisce – a me sembra molto spregevole. Io sostengo una vita sessuale incomparabilmente più libera.”  -Sigmund Freud, 1908  […]

Review: Nietzsche’s Jewish Problem [Part One of Two]

  ‘Wagner himself asserts about Nietzsche that a flower could have come from this bulb. Now only the bulb remains, really a loathsome thing.’ Cosima Wagner, 1878. Friedrich Nietzsche’s puzzling stance on Jews and Judaism has perplexed me for the better part of a decade, so I was intrigued and optimistic about Princeton University Press’s […]

The Assault on Gender and the Family: Jewish Sexology and the Legacy of the Frankfurt School, Part Two

Part I. Albert Moll (1862–1939), who would go on to be “a great influence on Freud,”[1] came from a Polish Jewish merchant family and “belonged to the Jewish religious community.”[2] Typical of his ethno-religious group, Moll frequently utilized his position within the field of medical psychology to form an oppositional bloc against prevailing opinions in […]