Counter-Currents/North American New Right Newsletter: August 2016Greg Johnson
Dear Friends of Counter-Currents,
1. Our Readership and Web Traffic
August’s traffic hit a new high, crossing the threshold of 140,000 unique visitors for the first time. Thank you — readers, writers, donors, all of you — for the role you played. As tempting as it is to ascribe this to a “Hillary Clinton bounce,” it was Gregory Hood who put us over the top, both with a new article on libertarianism and with a classic article from 2012.
|Month||Unique Visitors||Number of Visits||Pages Viewed||“Hits”||Bandwidth|
|August 2016||140,362||316,443||1,505,438||4,334,119||71.48 GB|
|July 2016||122,622||343,826||1,756,815||4,071,905||58.92 GB|
|June 2016||123,901||351,467||1,664,032||4,237,552||57.88 GB|
|May 2016||134,345||360,069||1,663,686||4,578,071||59.79 GB|
|April 2016||121,779||327,150||1,514,605||4,525,313||59.50 GB|
|March 2016||119,288||343,090||1,586,158||4,385,429||55.58 GB|
|February 2016||121,361||342,891||1,269,478||3,865,233||52.09 GB|
|January 2016||112,680||312,399||1,279,265||3,808,315||56.32 GB|
|December 2015||118,438||327,974||1,270,504||3,756,303||59.09 GB|
|November 2015||130,264||341,885||1,212,556||3,825,700||62.43 GB|
|October 2015||118,247||320,680||1,226,301||3,599,419||62.65 GB|
|September 2015||124,342||325,517||1,266,197||3,653,818||65.50 GB|
|August 2015||103,769||264,613||1,082,267||2,992,773||52.13 GB|
|July 2015||103,188||281,469||1,263,504||3,307,479||55.38 GB|
|June 2015||119,264||288,620||1,289,808||3,439,675||57.42 GB|
|May 2015||no data||no data||no data||no data||no data|
|April 2015||79,251||144,783||666,989||1,576,493||14.12 GB|
|March 2015||86,251||173,236||749,068||1,545,146||14.21 GB|
|February 2015||76,322||148,894||526,666||1,208,728||10.92 GB|
|January 2015||86,263||171,544||612,211||1,348,105||13.35 GB|
|December 2014||78,658||152,838||538,903||896,560||9.73 GB|
|November 2014||86,254||172,786||678,026||741,633||7.93 GB|
|October 2014||85,852||174,240||678,119||748,061||8.15 GB|
|September 2014||61,485||121,651||448,701||505,472||8.92 GB|
|August 2014||62,415||127,630||438,270||501,703||8.62 GB|
|July 2014||63,223||149,786||456,117||536,178||8.79 GB|
|June 2014||58,147||116,084||327,309||366,568||7.16 GB|
|May 2014||59,321||116,293||321,397||363,432||7.08 GB|
|April 2014||56,511||110,621||318,831||367,018||6.91 GB|
|March 2014||65,619||117,881||335,592||380,785||7.89 GB|
|February 2014||55,805||100,271||300,207||346,026||6.18 GB|
|January 2014||82,567||209,131||1,130,149||1,224,623||98.64 GB|
|July 2013||82,106||200,961||1,619,899||1,813,531||124.29 GB|
|June 2013||80,409||197,258||1,730,633||1,884,016||103.77 GB|
|May 2013||95,667||221,260||1,758,299||1,897,099||103.67 GB|
|April 2013||81,328||192,910||1,528,169||1,634,540||91.16 GB|
|March 2013||83,303||189,545||1,477,001||1,778,006||94.98 GB|
|February 2013||81,999||185,688||1,396,374||1,498,502||75.33 GB|
|January 2013||100,054||208,004||900,577||1,012,979||40.81 GB|
|December 2012||109,265||224,793||926,117||1,143,248||37.53 GB|
|November 2012||107,956||199,912||584,115||755,419||29.95 GB|
|October 2012||81,739||157,152||410,096||416,362||16.36 GB|
|September 2012||66,719||132,503||455,938||493,856||17.73 GB|
|August 2012||41,616||96,314||305,729||329,353||12.23 GB|
|July 2012||52,304||108,340||367,589||373,470||12.52 GB|
|June 2012||55,112||110,246||400,141||404,162||13.66 GB|
|May 2012||56,323||111,533||400,243||404,483||15.70 GB|
|April 2012||56,772||110,029||421,446||428,678||16.08 GB|
|March 2012||55,572||106,029||441,170||475,719||16.36 GB|
|February 2012||53,345||99,607||376,288||411,915||14.43 GB|
|January 2012||56,633||107,644||408,373||433,736||21.38 GB|
|December 2011||49,845||97,223||337,881||344,210||13.65 GB|
|November 2011||44,445||88,824||330,664||339,521||14.22 GB|
|October 2011||45,590||90,444||337,137||468,197||17.78 GB|
|September 2011||45,427||88,782||422,902||481,909||11.67 GB|
|August 2011||40,002||81,012||502,282||2,083,593||53.18 GB|
|July 2011||30,186||66,093||416,309||1,952,047||71.23 GB|
|June 2011||28,629||57,920||264,928||1,004,128||22.78 GB|
|May 2011||36,596||78,103||274,841||1,334,472||47.59 GB|
|April 2011||20,091||58,037||223,291||2,729,449||54.65 GB|
|March 2011||29,768||62,077||220,053||2,485,001||52.21 GB|
|February 2011||29,737||61,519||213,121||2,081,558||40.13 GB|
|January 2011||28,583||60,005||198,249||1,736,067||34.06 GB|
|December 2010||26,161||50,975||192,905||1,101,829||27.79 GB|
|November 2010||26,054||48,336||171,833||915,553||26.39 GB|
|October 2010||17,848||35,921||140,365||611,367||17.93 GB|
|September 2010||17,063||34,510||147,051||580,550||16.39 GB|
|August 2010||12,174||22,348||93,379||333,614||10.17 GB|
|July 2010||9,387||17,329||119,254||348,172||10.01 GB|
|June 2010||6,145||10,328||70,732||200,824||6.08 GB|
2. Our Webzine
In August, we added 52 pieces and more than 700 comments to our webzine.
3. August’s Top 20 Pieces (with Number of Reads)
- Aedon Cassiel, “Trump, the Alt Right, and the Revolt Against Political Correctness,” 10,397
- Gregory Hood, “The Death of Libertarianism and the Rise of the Alt Right,” 8,356
- Greg Johnson, “Trump, Hillary, and the Alt Right,” 7,794
- Jef Costello, “Take the Trumpwear Challenge,” 7,312
- Gregory Hood, “A White Nationalist Memo to White Male Republicans,” 7,000
- Greg Johnson, “The Alt Right Means White Nationalism . . . or Nothing at All,” 6,637
- Will Windsor, “Dark Knight without a King,” 6,239
- Christopher Pankhurst, “Joy Division,” 6,233
- Lawrence Murray, “The Black Lives Matter Platform,” 5,357
- Colin Liddell, “The Last White Olympic 100 Meters Champion . . . and the Next?,” 5,319
- Lawrence Murray, “What Is the Alt Right?,” 5,164
- Dara Halley-James, “The Jews and Bolshevism,” Part 1, 5,094
- Aedon Cassiel, “How Racial Egalitarianism Wrecked the Global Economy,” 4,948
- Aedon Cassiel, “The Myth of First-Wave Feminism,” 4,868
- Jef Costello, “Ann Coulter’s In Trump We Trust,” 4,859
- Bain Dewitt, “The Fire Rises,” 4,694
- Patrick Le Brun, “The Five Levels of Leadership,” 4,682
- Lawrence Murray, “What Would and Alt-Right Administration Look Like?,” 4,418
- Spencer Quinn, “Going to Bat for Trump: Refuting Five Common Slurs,” 4,134
- Julius Evola, “A Castle of the Order,” 4,112
August was Aedon Cassiel’s month, with three top-20 articles. Lawrence Murray had three as well. Gregory Hood, Greg Johnson, and Jef Costello each had two. Will Windsor and Dara Halley-James are both making their debuts in the top 20, with familiar names like Christopher Pankhurst, Colin Liddell, Bain Dewitt, Patrick Le Brun, and Julius Evola. Thank you, gentlemen!
4.August’s Top Countries
- United States
- Great Britian
- Russian Federation
5. August’s Top Cities
- New York
- Los Angeles
- Washington, D.C.
- San Francisco
Our top cities include 10 US cities, 2 Australian cities, and 8 national capitals.
6. Our Book Publishing
In August, we published the second edition of Greg Johnson’s Confessions of a Reluctant Hater, which is expanded by 40%. In September, we will publish Leo Yankevich’s The Hypocrisies of Heaven: Poems Old and New, Fenek Solère’s novel Rising, and Jef Costello’s The Importance of James Bond. Other books coming this fall include Anthony M. Ludovici’s autobiography, Confessions of an Anti-Feminist, and Christopher Pankhurst’s Numinous Machines.
7. Our Amazon Affiliate Membership
In March of 2015, under pressure from the SPLC, which was amplified in the pages of the Washington Post, Amazon.com dropped Counter-Currents from its Affiliate Marketing program, which earned us about $6,000/year — a substantial financial hit to a business as small as ours. The SPLC’s aim, of course, is to put us out of business. Fortunately, our readers have rallied to our aid.
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