I know I’m mostly preaching to the choir here, but for folks new to the sorts of things this site talks about, allow me to expound on a few things, from my point of view. The world is not alright. Most of what the “trusted authorities” tell you are lies that are crafted to manipulate you in some way. The country that you love so much doesn’t love you back.
As we begin to age, so often we see our parents looking back at us in the mirror. A mother passes part of herself onward to her beloved children, they in turn to the next generation and so on…ad infinitum. The fundamental base of all that is natural is to embrace your proud heritage, ancestry and folk. All that heritage manifest in the present is your identity. Once we have identity we understand the value of family and love by continuing our precious lineage into the future.
The harbinger is a horror movie trope. He is the old man that warns the kids not to go in those woods. There’s evil in there. This piece is probably old hat for some of y’all. But if you’re young and just getting into what we at ID are about, please heed this warning.
Why do Americans admire Robert E Lee? While the Civil War ended ~150 years ago, a recent phenomena in the 21st century has been removing the statues, monuments, and even markers in cemeteries of Southerners from the war. A figure in the center of this controversy and from that time period is General Robert Edward Lee. During the war and long after its conclusion, Lee was well respected on both sides for many reasons.