Entries by Kevin MacDonald

Jewish Assimilation?

An issue that comes up when talking about Jewish influence, especially, say, in the early twentieth century, is how to interpret the calls of some Jewish intellectuals for Jews to assimilate. Assimilation can mean many things. We can all agree that Orthodox and Hasidic Jews tucked away in self-created ghettos and eschewing secular education are […]

Fundraising, and a Change of Address

First, I want to thank people who are contributing or have contributed in the past. You make this whole operation possible. But things are tough in the economy right now and most people’s investments are tanking. So it’s not surprising that donations to TOO have declined, making it more difficult to pay writers and the web […]

Putin speech on the war in Ukraine as a war against Western hegemony and an existential crisis for Russia

On September 3o, Vladimir Putin delivered a speech at a signing of treaties on the accession  of the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics and Zaporozhye and Kherson regions to Russia. It is a full-throated condemnation of the West, its morals (e.g., transgenderism) and its aggression against the rest of the world, along with a defense […]

Giorgia Meloni as Italian PM

The rise of Giorgia Meloni and her coalition of the right has struck fear into the hearts of the EU and the left everywhere. God forbid that a political movement arise that would challenge globalist dogma. As Ursula von der Leyen, head of the European Commission said before the election, “If things go in a […]