What Were Robespierre’s Pronouns?

Opinion | Declarations

What Were Robespierre’s Pronouns? The French Revolution was led by sociopaths who politicized language, much like today’s Jacobins. By Peggy Noonan July 25, 2019 6:51 pm ET

We often make historical parallels here. History doesn’t repeat itself but it does rhyme, as clever people say. And sometimes it hiccups. Here is […]

The song of my people

Let me sing you the song of my people:

Life is hard in Dedham village. The land is mostly good for growing granite boulders. A fresh crop comes up every year. We carry them by hand, and use them for building fences. It snows from October to May.

God is harsh. Fear him. The landowners […]

The Scottish Himalayan Expedition

Until one is committed there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initative or creation, there is one elementary truth…that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves. too. All sorts of things occur to help one that would otherwise never have occurred. A whole stream of events […]