The Suicide of the West: A Tale of Two Miracles
“There is no God in this book.” Thus reads the provocative first sentence of Jonah Goldberg’s latest release, The Suicide of the West: How the Rebirth of Tribalism, Populism, Nationalism, and Identity Politics is Destroying American Democracy.
This declaration is perhaps an unintended summary of the book about the crisis in the West. From it, we might conclude that there are two ways by which we reached the present crisis.
The first is with God and is found in Genesis. God made the heavens, earth and man who sinned. History has since been a series of triumphs and defeats until we reached