MercatorNet is proud to launch our inaugural Montgolfier Award for Sustained Hot Air, presented to the year’s outstanding virtue signaller. The award is named after 18th century French hot air balloonists Joseph and Jacques Montgolfier, better known as the Montgolfier brothers, who achieved made their first demonstration of flight on June 4, 1783. Several months […]
Defining wokeness is far harder than recognising it. It includes political correctness, cancel culture, “cultural Marxism” and critical race theory. Basically a woke argument divides the world into oppressive majorities and oppressed minorities and always sides with the minority. It ignores good and evil, right and wrong, beauty and ugliness.