Nota in Brevis August 17th

Posted August 17, 2017 3:34 pm by Administrator

Things continue to unfold apace in the United States, as clashes over monuments, history and ‘what it’s all about’ continue.  This isn’t really about ‘racism’, a canard thrown about mostly from a bygone era, but rather about what we might call ‘culturism’.  That is, what is our culture, what are all those things we hold dear, that we want to retain in our memories through statuary, books, museums, in classes and curricula, in our families and our storytelling, and, ultimately, in our religion, however transcendent it may be.  What is unfolding are deep divisions within the body politic, that transcend


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