History, arts and culture

Ask   Submit   Interested in arts, literature, history, cultural studies, philosophy, psychoanalysis, comparative mythology, comparative theology and politics.

Politically, I subscribe to classical liberalism. I'm for: individual freedom, laissez-faire capitalism, small government, free speech, merit-based hierarchies, private property, minimal taxes, voluntary charity. Against political and cultural Marxism (plus related ideologies); economic interventionism; political correctness; welfare.

My blog will reflect my interests, as well as my political views.

Landscape paintings by Albert Bierstadt (1830 - 1902), American artist. He was part of the Hudson River School, a mid 19th c American art movement heavily influenced by Romanticism.

The Paintings:

1864 - Valley of the Yosemite

1865 - Staubach Falls, Near Lauterbrunnen

1866 - A Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mr Rosalie

1869 - Sunset in the Yosemite Valley

1869 - Estes Park, Colorado

1870 - Passing Storm over Sierra Nevada

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