Author Archives: Steven Vandervelde

About Steven Vandervelde

Science fiction writer.

The Evolan Man in the American Context

The Evolan Man in the American Context   Julius Evola authored two works post WWII which are significant to modern politics, Men Among the Ruins and Fascism Viewed From the Right.  While Evola’s strict militant authoritarianism seems un-American at first … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Ancient History

Thoughts On Ancient History   I)Republican Rome   Cultural Appropriation Rome was an Etruscan colony, ruled by an Etruscan dynasty until the last king was done away with and the Republic founded. Little is known about the Etruscans. They migrated … Continue reading

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Are Political Parties Necessary?

Are Political Parties Necessary? Posted on October 7, 2018by Steven Vandervelde Famously, George Washington warned against the evils of Faction as the destroyer of republics.  What he called Faction we call political parties. Historians explain the changes in American politics from 1789 to … Continue reading

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The Empire of Liberty Blog

Empire of Liberty blog The Empire of Liberty  Steven Vandervelde 5 months ago The Empire of Liberty     On July 4, 1776 William Henry Drayton, the first Chief Justice of the newly independent revolutionary State of South Carolina, spoke … Continue reading

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Are Political Parties Necessary?

Famously, George Washington warned against the evils of Faction as the destroyer of republics.  What he called Faction we call political parties. Historians explain the changes in American politics from 1789 to the election of 1800 in terms of a … Continue reading

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She’s wack-a-mole crazy!

The Whack-A-Mole Hypothesis I didn’t realize there was such a cool name for the basis of my aliens in my novel, the CFR Collusion. “Imagine if there’s a kind of Prime Directive in effect, but that ETIs are hovering over … Continue reading

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What are all those stories on Steve’s Amazon account?

The short answer:  The CFR Collusion was first published in serial form, a bunch of those stories are all the chapters from the novel.  The sequel to the CFR Collusion, Mole Rats Of Mars is a collection of short stories, … Continue reading

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