Category Archives: Original Research

The ancestry of Ron DeSantis: son of Florida, grandson of industrial Ohio, great-grandson of Italy


(10,500 words) (Jump to summary of points or table of contents.) (Jump directly to main “Ancestry of Ron DeSantis” section.) (Jump to comments.) _________________ What follows here is a long-form approach to Ron DeSantis, via a close look at his … Continue reading

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Against the Corona-Panic, Part XIX: Wuhan-Corona vs. previous flu waves (Sweden) quantified on near-final data for 2020: You’ve lived through these, unaware, many times


I present a Corona-Context graph. Plus corresponding data. We see Wuhan-Corona (the right-most upswing) in the context of the past ninety years. We can now say on firm/near-final data for 2020 that there is really nothing to be particularly alarmed … Continue reading

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Against the Corona-Panic, Part XVIII: Lessons from no-lockdown Belarus; mortality rise from Wuhan-Corona Flu Wave in line with previous peak flu waves; Wuhan-Corona dwarfed by effects of Soviet breakup


(2200 words) What insights might Corona-Panic Studies get from Belarus? Compared to Belarus, even Sweden looked like it might be overreacting. Here is a graphical representation I’ve put together of total all-cause mortality in Belarus over the past forty years. … Continue reading

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Who Radicalized Robin DiAngelo? A biographical investigation into the coiner and promoter of White Fragility theory


_____________ A character study of Robin DiAngelo, the woman behind “White Fragility” theory, is in order. What follows is an investigation into DiAngelo’s family origin, childhood and adolescence, Lost Years, personality, relationships, some on career and education but with a … Continue reading

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“White Fragility” and the Academia-to-Mainstream ‘Pipeline.’ An investigation into White Fragility Theory and its life-cycle from 2011 to 2020


__________________ An inquiry into the birth and rise of WHITE FRAGILITY along the Academia-to-Mainstream ‘Pipeline’ An in-depth tracing of the origins and rise of the term/idea/slogan “White Fragility” from deep obscurity in fringe-academia (2006/2011) to its steady rise on the … Continue reading

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