Author: Dominic Crannis

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On Saxon Liberty | Rievaulx

Freedom and individualism are deeply rooted in the Germanic peoples, from the earliest Things and Folkmoots to our primordial warrior-kings who swore themselves to their people (rather than to their crowns). Part of this...

On English Origins | Rievaulx 0

On English Origins | Rievaulx

In recent years there has emerged a theory among the historical community that the Anglo-Saxon invasion of Britain was really nothing more than a small-scale, elite warrior caste replacement. This theory is mainly speculative....

The Need For Something New | Dominic Crannis 0

The Need For Something New | Dominic Crannis

“The whole modern world has divided itself into Conservatives and Progressives. The business of Progressives is to go on making mistakes. The business of Conservatives is to prevent mistakes from being corrected.” – G.K....

Musings on Genevieve | Dominic Crannis 0

Musings on Genevieve | Dominic Crannis

There are certain films, such as Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949) and Genevieve (1953), which encapsulate for me everything Englishness is supposed to be. You could say these visions of England do not represent...