Hello, My name is Al, although I go by the name “HAarlem VEnison” online. If any of you regard the alt-righters as neo-fascist bigots who hope to one day overthrow democracy in the United States, you’d be mostly right. However, please bear in mind that we are speaking in generalities. There is a great diversity… Read More Open Letter to Antifascists
People on either side of the “races: are they essentially the same or essentially different” dispute waste a whole of lot of mental energy engaging in bang-your-head-on-the-wall fact-mongering arguments. The ‘fact’ of the matter is that, when you inform the discussion with the fruits of the philosophy of science, there is no hard-and-fast rule for… Read More Why People Believe in the Theory of Racial Sameness
I’ve recently been thinking about three songs. Each one of them captures the three moods I’ve come to know that accompany my plunge into a new travel. For those of you who are less familiar with me, I am basically a drifter/vagabond. I’ve been on this ~8-year odyssey of nonstop travel, give or take. Depending… Read More Going to Ecuador
The guys at The Jewish Alternative have written what I would call for the most part a spectacular manifesto. I agree with much of it, though am unsure about a few things. Importantly, it is crafted from a seemingly religious (IE: Orthodox Jewish) worldview. This is not the secular frame of mind through which I… Read More “The Jewish Alternative: A Manifesto”
Ben Arzate has reviewed my novel here: http://culturedvultures.com/book-review-deathtotheworld-haarlem-venison/
The heart of my entire critique, which is hard for me to convey and hard for you to understand, rests on the idea that racism is a subset of lookism. Discrimination against black people, as it exits in our era, is functionally equivalent to discrimination against what we might generalize as “ugly” people. That is,… Read More Racism as Lookism
James O’Meara has reviewed my novel on Counter-Currents. It can be read here: http://www.counter-currents.com/2017/01/been-down-so-long-it-looks-alt-right-to-me/#more-67985.