Author: James Howard Kunstler

A Hundred Days of Joe

A Hundred Days of Joe by James Howard Kunstler America’s first animatronic president outside of Disney World routinely does a disappearing act every weekend. Where does he go? Does his management team plug him into a recharging station? Does he...

Will America Survive Joe Biden?

Will America Survive Joe Biden? by James Howard Kunstler If you want to understand the complete failure of moral authority in America, seek no further than the gothic doings of the Biden family, especially now that the President’s degenerate son,...

Do You Believe in Magic?

Do You Believe in Magic? by James Howard Kunstler The people pretending to run the world’s financial affairs do. The more layers of abstract game-playing they add to the existing armatures of unreality they’ve already constructed, the more certain it...

“Where Am I Here?”

“Where Am I Here?” by James Howard Kunstler Biden’s style — specifically how he communicates with the American people — is also a page from the FDR playbook. Two months into his presidency, he has been surprisingly disciplined and economical...

In the Shadows of Shadowland

In the Shadows of Shadowland by James Howard Kunstler Is there some kind of game on in the USA? Have our public affairs ever looked so false and disordered? Is it ever more wondrous that Joe Biden somehow managed to...

Party Like It’s 1984

Party Like It’s 1984 by James Howard Kunstler Chalk up a fatal blow to The Patriarchy. That avatar of toxic masculinity, Mr. Potato Head has been dumped into the same humid chamber of perdition where the ghosts of Nathan Bedford...

Shadowland

Shadowland by James Howard Kunstler The State of the Union speech is a somewhat squishy national ritual. Since Franklin Roosevelt, presidents have delivered it early each year in-person to a joint session of congress, with every other dignitary in government...

Repentance

Repentance by James Howard Kunstler You’d think that a wobbling civilization, plagued by failures of economy and politics, would have better things to do than submit to the crypto-religious ghost-dance of racial hysteria called “being Woke” that preoccupies its thinking...

Covid or No Covid

Covid or No Covid by James Howard Kunstler The absence of the big orange You-Know-Who at center stage of American life has changed the mood of the scene from a five-alarm fire to just another day in a collapsing civilization....

“Unity”

“Unity” by James Howard Kunstler In their latest act of degeneracy disguised as virtue, the Progressive Wokesters of Washington failed again to nail that old orange coonskin to the wall. Rather, they only embarrassed themselves in the effort, even as...

The Trials of Wokery

The Trials of Wokery by James Howard Kunstler How do you like the party you supposedly voted into power so far? Or is it perhaps too much to say they were actually voted into anything? And if so — if...

Baseless

Baseless by James Howard Kunstler “If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it. It thus becomes vitally important for the State to use all of its powers to repress dissent,...