August 21, 2007
HOW SOCIETIES COMMIT SUICIDE. Related thoughts here. "Until we regain the fortitude it takes to criticize the Other as vigorously as we criticize those like us who argue for such a necessity, we are, as Dalrymple rightly suggests, well on our way to cultural ruination, and a return to totalitarianism."
UPDATE: The Dalrymple post appears to be based on incorrect media reports.