A Great Day For Patriotism And Political Philosophy

RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT Globalism is a desire of the few to rule the many. Patriotism is a desire of the many to govern themselves. Globalism is a newish name for an ages-old desire of the few to…

A Fundamental Of Political Philosophy

RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, A post and several comments at Le-gal In-sur-rec-tion today illustrate an essential principle of political philosophy.  The poster is named Amy Miller.  The comments are few but all — and the post they inspired — deserve rumination.  This, refined ex post facto, was mine: Although…

The Balkans: A Lesson In Political Philosophy

RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, The purpose of this essay is twofold: To illuminate the purpose of NATO activity in the Balkans. To encourage its leaders and participants. Ground:  There are two principles that organize a human community: the principle of comprehensive consideration and the principle of…

Theological Ground Of National Sovereignty

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT National sovereignty is a sweet fruit tree who grows in the rich, blood-soaked soil of freedom by imbibing the power of rivers and rains.  The alluvial wealth that is freedom descends…

Men Create The World, Women Operate It

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT Well Ammo Grrrll, to address your question: it is a man’s world in the sense that he makes the framework in which it all happens, and it is a woman’s world…

The Totalitarian Ambition

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT IMHO, the most significant and impelling fact to emerge inside the predictable flooding of Houston this past week is that authorities and officials requested and welcomed voluntary citizen assistance, with their equipment, comprising…

Angelo M. Codevilla: Advice To War Presidents

Chaitanya   Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT Angelo M. Codevilla is justly esteemed a political philosopher of the first water, of the highest translucence.  I consider him the peer-successor of his countryman (of birth) Niccolò Machiavelli. Political philosophy (statecraft) always…

Deep State And Mother Russia

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT Fundamentally, two questions are at trial today in the USA, one on process and one on policy. 1- Are unelected oligarchs and their federal and/or foreign executives — bureaucrats — the…

Lawyers And Scholars Made The Mess. They Cannot Unmake It.

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT Who are we and why do we fight? We are sons and daughters of the United States of America and we fight to protect our mother country. We are Americans and…

The Theological Component In The Announcement Of National And Theatre Strategic War To Annihilate ISIL And Salafi Jihad Altogether

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT STRAIGHT TALK AND PLAIN THOUGHT: The Theological Component In The Announcement Of National And Theatre Strategic War To Annihilate ISIL And The Salafi Jihad   Some Jihadis are answered but not Jihad itself.…

Communications

RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, Anyhow, an improving day was had.  I am getting a sense of the logistics of battle in Valley conditions mid-19th Century.  You know, it occurs to me — perhaps inaccurately — that as soon as man achieves reliable…

Sovereignty

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT Sovereignty, or not, is the kill zone in the struggle that is going on: multiple national sovereignties adjusting to one another via diplomatic, financial and military force OR universal global governance by an unelected,…

Comments On National Sovereignty

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT Over several weeks now I have been drawn to comment, on others’ blogs, on the subject of USA national sovereignty and the phenomenon of sovereignty en soi.  For example: ……… In…

Sovereignty – Solvency – Supremacy

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT How is that as a slogan for an American political candidate or party? Update 1: In this world there is no security, only opportunity. Conflict in Congress is an opportunity for a…

National Security And National Sovereignty: #2

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT It is possible, Admiral, that Grover Norquist is involved in the Reagan Administration’s failure to answer Iran’s aggressions. The biggest thing leaders don’t do now is listen. They no longer hear…

Ask The Right Question, Get The Right Answer

Chaitanya Jyothi Museum Opening, 2000 RAMANAM In the Name of The Father, and of The Son and of The Holy Spirit, Amen. Countrymen, ORBIS NON SUFFICIT SOLUS DEUS SUFFICIT In Ross Hunter’s Lost Horizon are many charming scenes, lovely David/Bacharach music and this gem, Question Me An Answer: The song presents in appealing form an old wisdom, a certain doctrine: you will…