Wednesday, 19 December , 2018

Mao

L’épopée d’Abd el Krim cent ans après …reprendre et prolonger,...

"Abd el Krim a été une des principales sources auprès desquelles j'ai appris ce qu'est la guerre populaire de libération. Pourquoi donc avez-vous fait...

Hommage à Alan Roberts 1925-2017

Par Hall Greenland Ouvrier d’usine, puis Professeur de physique, et devenu un pionnier de l’écologie, Alan Roberts au retour de la deuxième guerre mondiale a...

Physics teacher became a pioneer ecologist

Factory worker Alan Roberts returned from war service to gain a degree in physics. While teaching at Monash his passionate opposition to nuclear power...

Pakistan and China: Window to the West

Window to the West By Munir Akram * January 21, 2018 WHEN in 1960 Mao Zedong sent off General Gengbiao, his second ambassador to Pakistan, he reportedly...

How Xi Jinping’s presidency was shaped by traumas of Mao and...

Centrist approach to reform of China’s society and party comes from study of where two communist leaders went wrong By Simon Denyer Friday 6 March 2015 To...

Downplaying Nazi crimes to pursue Russophobia – Neocon revisionism hits Britain

By Neil Clark * Photo: People at the annual procession commemorating the Latvian Waffen-SS (Schutzstaffel) unit in Riga, Latvia © Reuters / Reuters We live in...

The Spy Who Funded Me: Revisiting the Congress for Cultural Freedom

Campaigning Culture and the Global Cold War, a new volume edited by Giles Scott-Smith and Charlotte Lerg By Patrick Iber Published in lareviewofbooks.org IN 1950, a group...

Trump, Russia and China – a reverse of the Nixon game?

Could it be that, almost 45 years after Nixon’s breakthrough with China, the United States’ 45th president will be taking Kissinger’s advice? President Obama tried to make a “pivot” to Asia the capstone of his foreign policy. Will Donald Trump make a “pivot” toward Moscow, and away from Beijing, a capstone of his?

The Coming War on China

I have spent two years making a documentary film, The Coming War on China, in which the evidence and witnesses warn that nuclear war is no longer a shadow, but a contingency. The greatest build-up of American-led military forces since the Second World War is well under way. They are in the northern hemisphere, on the western borders of Russia, and in Asia and the Pacific, confronting China.