In spite of ferocious differences of opinion about other moral issues, there seems to be something approaching consensus that it is cruel and malicious to interfere with the life-enhancing illusions […]
I am the tender voice calling ‘Away,’Whispering between the beatings of the heart,And inaccessible in dewy eyesI dwell, and all unkissed on lovely lips,Lingering between white breasts inviolate,And fleeting ever […]
The world rolls round for ever like a mill;It grinds out death and life and good and ill;It has no purpose, heart or mind or will.
God’s treasury where He keeps His children’s gifts will be like many a mother’s store of relics of her children, full of things of no value to others, but precious […]
Into this neutral air Where blind skyscrapers use Their full height to proclaim The strength of Collective Man, Each language pours its vain Competitive excuse.
Mister Yorke (for a culprit in a black silk coat does not appear to deserve the title of citizen) is certainly a very extraordinary young man: I had no idea […]
He walked down the side street to a wide thoroughfare of shop-windows and offices. This, he assumed, was one of the main arteries of London, a city he did not […]
For the error bred in the bone Of each woman and each man Craves what it cannot have, Not universal love But to be loved alone.
Historically, Garton Ash belongs to the last levy of the Cold War, a cohort fired by an uncomplicated anti-Communism. His staunchness made him a natural candidate for recruitment to MI6, […]
The signal failure of the academic Marxists is in their obliviousness to the transformation of modern labor. In the age of mass media, power has shifted its meaning and loci. […]