Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

The General Eclectic

May 23, 2022

Rod and Kale have Yoram Hazony on to talk about his just released book "Conservatism: A Rediscovery."
 
They discuss:
- Can Conservatives learn to Conserve?
- Post-fusionism and Cultural Transmission
- Public and Personal realms
- No real "Neutrality"
- Honor creates a world
- Freedom above all and the dissolution of...


May 20, 2022

Rod and Kale return after a 6 week sabbatical to cover what has been going on politically, culturally, and personally in the past six weeks.
 
The talk:
-Jerusulem
-Russia and Ukraine
-Orban
-Media Class Blindness
-Enemies as Parasites
-our New Media Disinformation Tsar
-Roe v. Wade
-Spanish Civil War
-Statecraft


Apr 4, 2022

In their warm up, Kale and Rod talk about the Slap Heard 'Round the World at this year's Oscars and the snoozefest it has become. They move into a discussion of the deeper implications of the question: "what is a woman?"
 
Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson professed her inability to answer the question at the confirmation...


Mar 24, 2022

In this episode of The General Eclectic, Rod and Kale talk about the spreading and manufacture of cultural confusion on several fronts: gender ideology and the culture war, surrogacy and the gaming of procreation, the corruption of institutional churches, and the confusion over the war in Ukraine.
 
Rod attended a...


Mar 10, 2022

Kale and Rod are joined by Helena, a young woman who has gone through a harrowing personal journey. Her testimony takes us into the world of Tumblr and the alternate reality of fandom, social justice ideology, and transgenderism. At 15 she begins the process of becoming a trans person online and decides to become trans...