Auguste Meyrat

Auguste Meyrat

About Auguste Meyrat

Auguste Meyrat is an English teacher in the Dallas area. He holds an MA in Humanities and an MEd in Educational Leadership. He is the senior editor of The Everyman and has written essays for The Federalist, The American Thinker, and The American Conservative as well as the Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture. Follow him on Twitter.

Leftism Isn’t a Religion, It’s Something Worse

By |2019-11-09T22:25:00-06:00November 17th, 2019|Categories: Christianity, Liberalism|

Like Christians of old confronting the idol-worship of the pagans, we must not attempt to parse through the dense tangles of Leftist culture's false beliefs and mythology and make corrections; instead we must create greater counter-movements based on truth and authentic experience. It has become common among today’s conservatives to call environmentalism, socialism, militant feminism, [...]

We Need More Imaginative Conservatives

By |2019-08-02T10:38:53-06:00July 28th, 2019|Categories: Conservatism, Culture, Imagination, Liberal Arts, Liberal Learning, Politics|

Imagination is what makes a person human. A well-developed imagination is the key to a richer, fuller life, not just for the individual but for the community. When society suffers a loss of imagination, counterfeit forms of it will start appearing. Therefore, it should be the goal of conservatives to revive society’s imagination. It [...]

Tucker Carlson: The New G.K. Chesterton?

By |2019-04-20T19:52:57-06:00January 17th, 2019|Categories: Christian Humanism, Conservatism, G.K. Chesterton, Populism|

Rather than being condemned as a manipulative populist feeding the people’s paranoia, Tucker Carlson should be commended for asking us to reconsider the first principles of conservatism, and for addressing the same ideas that G.K Chesterton also believed to be a threat to society: materialism, imperialism, feminism, and progressivism... Responding to Mitt Romney’s op-ed in [...]

“Black Mirror” and the Soul

By |2018-05-18T16:24:45-06:00May 18th, 2018|Categories: Catholicism, Christianity, Culture, Science, Technology, Television|

Black Mirror succeeds at making viewers consider the ways humanity is being changed by technology. In its last season, the show considered the idea of uploading consciousness into a computer-generated world. But can the soul be reduced to a collection of data in this way?…… Apparently starved for new ideas, the popular science-fiction television [...]