Wednesday, 17 October , 2018

perestroika

Juste un peu de sang

À l’automne 1993, les médias occidentaux célèbrent la mise au pas puis le bombardement du Parlement russe, dominé par des adversaires du néolibéralisme. «Le coup...

Bombing a parliament with US support to open the way to...

Declassified Clinton-Yeltsin Telcons Show U.S. Support No Matter What Embassy Cables and Oral Histories Detail Complex Conflict and U.S. Motivations Today’s Russian Opposition Sees Crucial Turning...

Alexander Rutskoi: “The Shelling of the Parliament in 1993 Was Directed...

06/05/2017 A conversation in the radio studio "Komsomolskaya Pravda" with the Hero of the Soviet Union, the first and the last vice-president of Russia, Alexander...

Renaissance or ruin? Yeltsin’s desperation dismantles democracy

By Stephen F. Cohen October 10, 1993 AS THE POSSIBILITY of dictatorship looms yet again over Russia, the Yeltsin government is relentlessly imposing an epic spin...

Yeltsin crushes revolt

· Parliament taken in tank battle · Opposition parties and newspapers banned Tue 5 Oct 1993  President Boris Yeltsin moved swiftly last night to stamp his...

On Trump, US-Russian relations and the state of the World |...

Belgian journalist Michel Collon, Greek journalist and former member of SYRIZA Secretariat Dimitris Konstantakopoulos and ex-senior CIA Analyst Ray McGovern debate Trump, East-West relations and the...

Washington’s Century-Long War on Russia

By Mike Whitney March The United States has launched a three-pronged offensive on Russia. First, it’s attacking Russia’s economy via sanctions and oil-price manipulation. Second,...

All Western leaders were lying, promising not to expand NATO

NATO Expansion: What Gorbachev Heard Declassified documents show security assurances against NATO expansion to Soviet leaders from Baker, Bush, Genscher, Kohl, Gates, Mitterrand, Thatcher, Hurd,...

The Opioid Epidemic in America – Killing One Million People

The Triumph of Capital (Creating a Domestic ‘Shithole’) By James Petras and Robin Eastman-Abaya The link between capitalism and drugs reaches back to the middle...

No party, no socialism

June 3, 2005 The right wing has attacked historian Moshe Lewin’s new book, “The Soviet Century,” which covers the Soviet Union from the early 1920s...