Friday, 19 January , 2018

perestroika

Genocide by Prescription: The ‘Natural History’ of the Declining White Working...

By James Petras and Robin Eastman-Abaya, MD Introduction: The white working class in the US has been decimated through an epidemic of ‘premature deaths’ -...

The Soviet Century by Moshe Lewin

The senior historian of the Soviet Union presents a powerful and original analysis of the warring between Lenin and Stalin and the collapse of...

Moldova – zone of geopolitical clashes or the golden bridge between...

Who Are We and What Do We Want? In order to understand Moldova and its problems, the Western media consumer has to accept that what...

The danger of Nuclear War and the Political Paralysis of Europe,...

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos (*) First published 20/10/2017 Never since the Cuban Missile Crisis has there been such an unstable situation in the global political system, including...

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...

Video: How the U.S. Caused the Breakup of the Soviet Union

Sean Gervasi 1992 Lecture By Sean Gervasi and Dennis Riches We bring to the attention of Global Research readers the text of an unpublished Lecture delivered...

The danger of Nuclear War and the Political Paralysis of Europe,...

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos (*) Never since the Cuban Missile Crisis has there been such an unstable situation in the global political system, including the system...

Putin: USSR could have been reformed, there was no need to...

The Communist Party of the Soviet Union should have transformed the bloc into a democratic entity rather than see it collapse, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said. “You know my attitude towards the collapse of the Soviet Union. There was no need to do it.

In Death, Mistaken Prospects

Moving forward after the death of Islam Karimov will be difficult and secret services and diplomats around the world will be involved. Uzbekistan is a crucial country in post-Soviet Central Asia and taking control of it, directly or through a third party, will be a move of highly strategic value.

Leila Khaled on ISIS and Islamism, Syria and the Palestinians

A terrorist for the Israelis, Khaled was a symbol throughout the world for the Palestinian armed struggle, following her participation in one of the four simultaneous hijackings of September 1970, inspiring songs, films and works of art internationally. These hijackings were part of the Palestinian “response” to the ignominious defeat they suffered with the