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Tag: G.K. Chesterton
  • The Need, Right, and Wisdom of Revolt

    There’s much about our present government and culture which merits rebellion.  Revolt — even revolution — at times seems the only option to return to some sort of just, stable, and sane society.  I am not one to advise temerity in philosophy or activism, but I think this quote from G.K. Chesterton is worth consideration.  …

  • “The English Graves”

    As we begin Memorial Day weekend, we are sure to hear the usual drivel about the supposed glories of war and American exceptionalism. I offer as tonic this little poem by G.K. Chesterton, “The English Graves,” written in the wake of World War I. Chesterton was an English patriot who much preferred the tranquil peace …