What are these Spanish women smiling gleefully about? I had read Victoria de Grazia’s “How Fascism Ruled Women: Italy, 1922-1945,” and we find that the New Woman (Nuova Italiana!) in the Italian Fascist Ideal was not as one might imagine, as displayed in Italian and German pictures, and in the propaganda of Athena-esque women, marching, … Continue reading Flaw in the Fascist Ideal of the New Woman – Victoria de Grazia on Fascism and Women in Italy
H.P. Blavatsky found in the growing adversaries of Spiritualist proponents to Theosophy sufficient need to declare it would have nothing to do with it. She goes on with the enquirer, noting a pattern in the fates of mediums concerning their mental state and bodies. The letter which follows after in the latter part of August, … Continue reading The Lesson on Spiritualism in the Letter to Mrs. Laura C. Holloway and Why Spiritualists Suffered Psychological Issues?