. Reflections on the revolution in Europe is destined to become the classic work on how Muslim immigration permanently reshaped the West. Muslims dominate or nearly dominate many important european cities, including Amsterdam and Rotterdam, becoming, Strasbourg and Marseille, the Paris suburbs and East London, and in those cities Islam has challenged the European way of life at every turn, in effect, an “adversary culture.
Reflections on the Revolution In Europe: Immigration, Islam and the West - In reflections on the Revolution in Europe, Caldwell examines the anger of natives and newcomers alike. In light of cultural crises such as the danish cartoon controversy and the terrorist attack on the Charlie Hebdo newspaper in Paris, Christopher Caldwell’s incisive perspective has never been more timely or indispensible.
He exposes the strange ways in which welfare states interact with Third World customs, the anti-Americanism that brings European natives and Muslim newcomers together, and the arguments over women and sex that drive them apart.
The Demon in Democracy: Totalitarian Temptations in Free SocietiesEncounter Books - They both stem from the same historical roots in early modernity, religion, culture, society, and accept similar presuppositions about history, politics, and human nature. In the demon in democracy, legutko explores the shared objectives between these two political systems, and explains how liberal democracy has over time lurched towards the same goals as communism, albeit without Soviet style brutality.
Both systems, says legutko, reduce human nature to that of the common man, who is led to believe himself liberated from the obligations of the past. Ryszard legutko lived and suffered under communism for decades—and he fought with the Polish ant-communist movement to abolish it. Both the communist man and the liberal democratic man refuse to admit that there exists anything of value outside the political systems to which they pledged their loyalty.
The Demon in Democracy: Totalitarian Temptations in Free Societies - . Having lived for two decades under a liberal democracy, however, he has discovered that these two political systems have a lot more in common than one might think. And both systems refuse to undertake any critical examination of their ideological prejudices. Encounter Books.
Who Are We?: The Challenges to America's National IdentitySimon & Schuster - Huntington argues the need for us to reassert the core values that make us Americans. The waves of immigrants that later came to the United States gradually accepted these values and assimilated into America's Anglo-Protestant culture. In his seminal work the clash of civilizations and the remaking of World Order, Samuel Huntington argued provocatively and presciently that with the end of the cold war, “civilizations” were replacing ideologies as the new fault lines in international politics.
Now in his controversial new work, who are We?, Huntington focuses on an identity crisis closer to home as he examines the impact other civilizations and their values are having on our own country. America was founded by british settlers who brought with them a distinct culture, individualism, religious commitment, Protestant values, including the English language, says Huntington, and respect for law.
Who Are We?: The Challenges to America's National Identity - More recently, our national identity has been eroded by the problems of assimilating massive numbers of primarily Hispanic immigrants and challenged by issues such as bilingualism, however, the devaluation of citizenship, multiculturalism, and the “denationalization” of American elites. September 11 brought a revival of American patriotism and a renewal of American identity, but already there are signs that this revival is fading.
Encounter Books. Timely and thought-provoking, Who Are We? is an important book that is certain to shape our national conversation about who we are.
The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, IslamBloomsbury Continuum - But perhaps spengler was right: "civilizations like humans are born, decay, briefly flourish, and die. Encounter Books. He addresses the disappointing failure of multiculturalism, Angela Merkel’s U-turn on migration, and the Western fixation on guilt. Douglas murray takes a step back and explores the deeper issues behind the continent's possible demise, from an atmosphere of mass terror attacks and a global refugee crisis to the steady erosion of our freedoms.
Murray travels to berlin, scandinavia, and greece to uncover the malaise at the very heart of the European culture, Paris, and to hear the stories of those who have arrived in Europe from far away. Declining birth rates, mass immigration, and cultivated self-distrust and self-hatred have come together to make Europeans unable to argue for themselves and incapable of resisting their own comprehensive alteration as a society and an eventual end.
The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam - A controversial and devastatingly honest depiction of the demise of Europe. The strange death of europe is the internationally bestselling account of a continent and culture caught in the act of suicide. This sharp and incisive book ends up with two visions for a new Europe--one hopeful, if anything, one pessimistic--which paint a picture of Europe in crisis and offer a choice as to what, we can do next.
The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of DemocracyW. W. Norton & Company - Encounter Books. A passionate, compelling, and disturbing argument that the ills of democracy in the United States today arise from the default of its elites. John gray, john judis wrote: "political analysts have been poring over exit polls and precinct-level votes to gauge the meaning of last November's election, New York Times Book Review front-page review In a front-page review in the Washington Post Book World, but they would probably better employ their time reading the late Christopher Lasch's book.
And in the national review, Robert Bork says The Revolt of the Elites "ranges provocatively and insightfully. Controversy has raged around lasch's targeted attack on the elites, their loss of moral values, and their abandonment of the middle class and poor, for he sets up the media and educational institutions as a large source of the problem.
The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy - He does this in a nonpartisan manner, looking to the lessons of American history, and castigating those in power for the ever-widening gap between the economic classes, which has created a crisis in American society. The revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy is riveting social commentary. In this spirited work, lasch calls out for a return to community, schools that teach history not self-esteem, and a return to morality and even the teachings of religion.
Submission: A NovelPicador - A controversial, intelligent, and mordantly funny new novel from France’s most famous living literary figureIt’s 2022. But françois’s own decadence is of considerably smaller scale. Women are veiled, polygamy is encouraged, and François is offered an irresistible academic advancement―on the condition that he converts to Islam.
A darkly comic masterpiece from one of France’s great writers, Submission by Michel Houellebecq has become an international sensation and one of the most discussed novels of our time. Bloomsbury Publishing. He’s a middle-aged lecturer at the New Sorbonne University and an expert on J. François is bored.
Submission: A Novel - Picador USA. Encounter Books. He sleeps with his students, eats microwave dinners, and watches YouPorn. Meanwhile, it’s election season, and in an alliance with the Socialists, France’s new Islamic party sweeps to power―and Islamic law is instituted. Huysmans, the famed nineteenth-century novelist associated with the Decadent movement.
Slippery Slope: Brexit and Europe's Troubled FutureOxford University Press - Bloomsbury Publishing. Anyone who believes that the economic crisis that began in 2008 is just a blip will find this book a salutary lesson in the reality of Europe's position. Oxford University Press. Firstly, the 'good times' aren't coming back without a massive effort on our part. Encounter Books. Giles merritt argues that the steepness and suddenness of Europe's decline in the 'Asian century' will depend on the actions we Europeans undertake.
Slippery slope is far from the usual run of uncritical EU-related studies. Shortlisted for 2016 european Book Prize* Giles Merritt describes himself as a 'sceptical europhile'. And secondly, in a fast-developing world of 9-10 billion people, no single European country can survive and prosper on its own. Merritt sets out to sort fact from fiction in his analysis of Europe's weaknesses, and the policies needed to address them.
Slippery Slope: Brexit and Europe's Troubled Future - . And there are two key lessons that we need to face from the beginning. Picador USA. For many years among the foremost commentators on the politics and economics shaping Europe, he was named by the Financial Times as one of 30 'Eurostars' who are the most influential voices in Brussels. Placing the outlook for europe in its global context, he assesses Europe's decline in relative as well as absolute terms, and puts forward an ambitious but realistic 'to do' list for Europe's policymakers if our comparatively privileged life styles are not to be seriously threatened in the coming years.
In the wake of 'brexit;, this is a hard-hitting warning that unless Europeans shake themselves awake their future will be increasingly gloomy.
The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World OrderSimon & Schuster - Across the globe, new conflicts—and new cooperation—have replaced the old order of the Cold War era. Picador USA. These developments challenge western dominance, immigration, and intensify intercivilization conflict over such issues as nuclear proliferation, human rights, promote opposition to supposedly “universal” Western ideals, and democracy.
Encounter Books. Huntington offers a strategy for the West to preserve its unique culture and emphasizes the need for people everywhere to learn to coexist in a complex, multipolar, muliticivilizational world. An insightful and powerful analysis of the forces driving global politics, it is as indispensable to our understanding of American foreign policy today as the day it was published.
The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order - Oxford University Press. The clash of civilizations and the remaking of World Order explains how the population explosion in Muslim countries and the economic rise of East Asia are changing global politics. As former national security adviser zbigniew brzezinski says in his new foreword to the book, it “has earned a place on the shelf of only about a dozen or so truly enduring works that provide the quintessential insights necessary for a broad understanding of world affairs in our time.
Samuel huntington explains how clashes between civilizations are the greatest threat to world peace but also how an international order based on civilizations is the best safeguard against war. Simon Schuster. Events since the publication of the book have proved the wisdom of that analysis.
While Europe Slept: How Radical Islam is Destroying the West from WithinAnchor - Anchor. Across the continent—in amsterdam, madrid, homosexuals persecuted and killed, “infidels” threatened and vilified, rapidly expanding Muslim enclaves in which women were oppressed and abused, Paris, Berlin, Jews demonized and attacked, barbaric traditions such as honor killing and forced marriage widely practiced, Oslo, and Stockholm—he encountered large, Copenhagen, and freedom of speech and religion firmly repudiated.
Encounter Books. Witnessing the disgraceful reaction of europe’s elites to 9/11, Beslan, to the terrorist attacks on Madrid, and London, and to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, Bawer concluded that Europe was heading inexorably down a path to cultural suicide. Europe's muslim communities are powder kegs, brimming with an alienation born of the immigrants’ deep antagonism toward an infidel society that rejects them and compounded by misguided immigration policies that enforce their segregation and empower the extremists in their midst.
While Europe Slept: How Radical Islam is Destroying the West from Within - The european political and media establishment turned a blind eye to all this, gays, selling out women, Jews, and democratic principles generally—even criminalizing free speech—in order to pacify the radical Islamists and preserve the illusion of multicultural harmony. Oxford University Press. The few heroic figures who dared to criticize Muslim extremists and speak up for true liberal values were systematically slandered as fascist bigots.
This brave and invaluable book—with its riveting combination of eye-opening reportage and blunt, incisive analysis—is essential reading for anyone concerned about the fate of Europe and what it portends for the United States. Simon Schuster.
Fractured Continent: Europe's Crises and the Fate of the WestW. W. Norton & Company - The result is a timely character- and narrative-driven book about this tumultuous phase of contemporary European history. 8 pages of illustrations Encounter Books. Russia is back as an aggressive power, annexing Crimea, supporting rebels in eastern Ukraine, and waging media and cyber warfare against the West.
The proposed solutions, and considers where Europe and America go from here. Oxford University Press. The single euro currency threatens to break apart amid bitter arguments between rich northern creditors and poor southern debtors. Picador USA. Anchor. W w norton Company. Simon Schuster. Voters in the united states and europe are abandoning traditional ways of governing in favor of authoritarian, populist, and nationalist alternatives, raising a profound threat to the future of our democracies.
Fractured Continent: Europe's Crises and the Fate of the West - In fractured continent, persuasively argues that these events have dramatic consequences for Americans as well as Europeans, William Drozdiak, the former foreign editor of The Washington Post, changing the nature of our relationships with longtime allies and even threatening global security. Europe struggles to cope with nearly two million refugees who fled conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa.
Bloomsbury Publishing. At the same time, president Trump has vowed to pursue America First policies that may curtail U.
Stealth Invasion: Muslim Conquest Through Immigration and Resettlement JihadWND Books - Simon Schuster. In stealth invasion, leo hohmann reveals how congress has turned a blind eye to the program since President Jimmy Carter signed into law the Refugee Act of 1980, allowing the United Nations not American officials to select the refugees sent to our cities. In stealth invasion, leo Hohmann shows that the breakdown is no coincidence and it hasn't manifested overnight.
As a result, largely secret plans for major population changes in hundreds of U. S. Cities and towns are already being implemented. Bloomsbury Publishing. Americans have been kept largely in the dark about the radical plans to permanently transform their nation. As a result, iraq, those selected are increasingly coming from hotbeds of Sunni radicalism like Syria, and Somalia while a growing population of persecuted Christians are left behind.
Stealth Invasion: Muslim Conquest Through Immigration and Resettlement Jihad - Stealth invasion connects the dots between the problems of growing violence and unrest that have plagued Europe and what is now unfolding across America and blows the lid off a corrupt, fraudulent program that has been secretly dumping Third World refugees, many of them radical, on American cities for three decades.
As stealth invasion reveals, the muslim brotherhood has a well-defined strategy for conquering America, not necessarily with violent jihadist attacks although we should expect those to increase but through more subtle means collectively called "civilization jihad. According to the brotherhood's own documents seized by the FBI, "civilization jihad" involves infiltrating and conquering Western democracies from within.
It's been brewing since the 1980s, but is now reaching the point where it is about to metastasize and overtake us all unless it is stopped now.