Heart of Darkness Germany

Heart of Darkness Germany

While still enjoying relative prosperity, stability, even tranquillity, there are more signs that Germany is fast approaching the “heart of darkness.”

Years of the Pigs

Years of the Pigs

Linh Dinh welcomes the Lunar New Year in downtown Saigon

Ea Kly, 2018. Click to enlarge

Royal Decrees Must Yield to Village Norms

If a saner world is to be recovered, it will be built on the foundation of places like Certaldo and Ea Kly.

Ea-Kly-2-2019. Click to enlarge

Hicks vs Globalists

From America’s imminent collapse, we may anticipate, or at least wish, for a list of positive outcomes: the recovery of national sovereignty worldwide, including for Americans themselves, among them

Man, War and Nation

Man, War and Nation

Who do you think are best able to defend their soil and survive, asks Linh Dinh, those who embrace nationalism or those who shun the very concept of nationhood?

Whatever Your Hands Find to Do

Whatever Your Hands Find to Do

Just as in Philly, the Vietnamese working class will joke and banter most inappropriately, for it makes their long, exhausting day go a little faster. Linh Dinh on working in a Vietnamese plastic recycling plant

Ea Kly, 2019. Click to enlarge

Provincial Taxonomy

A settler nation founded by immigrants, the US is full of people who have forsaken their roots. Consequently Linh Dinh feels more grounded in Ea Kly than anyhere he stayed in America

Da Lat

Da Lat

Da Lat. It’s one of the cleanest and most Catholic places in Vietnam, and perhaps the most stylish and elegant. Is there some causation here?

Endless Culture War

Endless Culture War

The more multicultural a society, the more muted and blunted each culture within it, and a man can only be fully himself within his own, self-defined context

Philadelphia 2017

Low End Soccer, Genetics and Fascist Behavior

America has become, a nation of too many totalitarian-minded sheep who don’t even know they’re being manipulated into destroying their own country.

US Sanctions Against Iran

Preaching freedom and democracy, America brings war and economic collapse, and it would love nothing more than to see Iran destroyed.

A More Colorful, Diluted and Dying Japan

A More Colorful, Diluted and Dying Japan

What’s happening to Japan is relevant worldwide, for all the most advanced and accomplished populations are shrinking, while the most backward recklessly breed

Kawaii, Somber Japan

Kawaii, Somber Japan

Linh Dinh visits Japan, a land where adult diapers outsell those for babies and where at least 43 percent of the natives aged 18-34 are still virgins

Escape From America: Natal, Brazil

Escape From America: Natal, Brazil

A U.S. expatriate with advice for Americans looking to escape the “land of the free”

Binh Chanh 2018

Oriental Ways

Linh Dinh reflects on life in downtown Saigon

Saigon Trade Convention, 2018. Click to enlarge

Disruptive Uncle Sam, Rising Eurasia and Murky Pittsburgh

Uncle Sam must bully, harangue, mindlessly lecture, stage false flags, lie nonstop and maintain endless war. Drenched in blood, he’s a dead man walking

Nation Above All

Nation Above All

With communism discredited for everyone but Western bourgeoisie posers, Vietnamese Communists have resorted to the old standby, nationalism, for their legitimacy

Saigon, 2018

Sunstroked Observations from the Orient

For an endlessly bullying, bombing and chest-thumping nation, the US has produced a staggering number of books and films about its own demise, writes Linh Dinh

Trotsky's study in Mexico City, 2017. Click to enlarge

Blacks, Jews and You

More incisive, insightful commentary from Linh Dinh

Reading Crimes

Reading Crimes

Philly is much more dangerous than Saigon, writes Linh Dinh. There are entire areas that are best avoided, even in daylight. No such menacing ghettos exist in all of Vietnam