The Civilization of the West which was built upon Faustian values, finds itself in the latest stage of its existence: one dominated by uncertainty, one in which the values and certainties of before have evaporated, giving place to Nihilism and sel
“M. le general made a review of the regiment and seemed happy”
Comte Maurès de Malartic
Heidegger distinguishes the Untergang from those who realize themselves in it and see it for what it truly is – the Untergang.
NEW ATLANTIS, THE SECRET ISLAND,
A spectre is haunting Europe and the West – it's the spectre of populism. But what is populism actually?
The interview with french philosopher and historian of ideas Alain De Benoist about the organizer and principal philosopher of Action Française Charles Maurras.
How did you encounter the work of Maurras?
Western liberal totalitarianism: friendly and subordinate fascism
In order to understand Heidegger, we must learn to perform two operations, to which the aforementioned peculiarities of his thinking lead us. In the first place, we must listen attentively to his language. Heidegger thinks not with concepts or categories, but with words.