In my last Triumph of the West post I stated that I couldn’t find the next in the series – the DVD was hiding. Actually I then found the missing DVD but sadly the episode I was looking for was corrupted and as yet I have not been able to salvage it. However when I… Continue reading Triumph of the West – The Heart of the West
the whole triumph of the west series as reproduced on this website has gone wonky in that i seem to have lost a dvd which may have had episode 4 on it i’m sure it’s around somewhere but just in a paper sleeve so could be very discreetly hidden so instead i’ve jumped ahead to… Continue reading triumph of the west v
the christian muslim thing has been going on so long and right now it’s completely up to date with president trump’s attempt to penalise humiliate and radicalise huge numbers of people this film stretches back to give you the history of how it happened islamic conquest crusades iberia up to pyrenees and for a while… Continue reading Triumph of the West III
From Socrates to Caesar to Jesus to Constantine to Marx with a lot of wisdom and beautiful images in between.
When I was a boy I read something about the ancient Romans which made a tremendous impression upon me. Here in Rome they used to hold ceremonies which they called triumphs… For them a triumph was a celebration held when a victorious general came back from the wars. On his return from his campaign they… Continue reading Triumph of the West 1