Political violence is rapidly replacing sportsball as America's favorite mass spectacle. Who wants to watch the Marlins play the Yankees when they can watch the SoCal antifa fight the "Proud boys"? I sure as hell know which one I'm going to be watching. But beyond the visceral thrill of streetfighting, there is a deeper appeal to the violence (which as of right now, is still very much in its infancy.) Put simply, as a certain postal service enthusiast and cabin dweller once said: The Industria
I appreciate thoughtful critiques of the content we publish here at Thermidor. Thus, I am happy to post this interesting letter we received in response to Thermidor contributor Elena Russo's piece "Feminism's Destructive War On Society." I've decided not to write a full response to it and instead leave the discussion for the combox. To the Editor, I have some feedback on Elena Russo's piece, "Feminism's Destructive War On Society." This piece contains a detailed and accurate criticism of feminis
P.T. Carlo and Mark Citadel sit down and chat about the french election results as well as the current state of french society, the importance of Right Wing cities and the prospects for "Road War."
The earth has become a small place and on it hops the bugman. The bugman is drawn to the levers of power like the cockroach is drawn to the noxious odors of the garbage can, this compulsion is a part of their innermost nature. So around these levers, they gather, waiting for their "chance" to release their egg sack of bad and perverse ideas into the bloodstream of public consciousness. There are many different kinds of Bugman. There is the Media Bugman (Chris Hayes, Matt Yglesias, Dylan Matthews
Yesterday, in response to the Gas Attack on Syrian Civilians which was immediately attributed to Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad (in spite of there being no meaningful evidence to verify this assertion) President Trump decided to attack, and destroy, Syrian airfields with cruise missiles. The attack was sudden, catching almost all observers completely off guard and marking a profound and violent break with all of his stated policies which had been articulated up until this point. The drama beg
P.T. Carlo sits down with Alex from the myth of the 20th-century podcast for an emergency meeting to discuss Trump's attack on Syria.
P.T. Carlo chats with national pastime and ace content creator TV Amerikwa about Amerikwa, The Bugmen and the role of Visual Media in Right Wing discourse
While there are, at present, a considerable crop of talentless hacks hard at work disseminating Neoliberal talking points to the masses, few ever truly seem to stand out. All too often they seem to meld together into one undifferentiated blob of shrill, lecturing hysterics. There are, however, the occasional exceptions that prove the rule. One such exception to this seemingly iron-bound rule of Neoliberal mediocrity is the unhinged force of nature who goes by the name of "Louise Mensch." Seeing