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Cold War Nike Missile Silo Near Los Angeles

Brinksmanship.  It is a word whose origins may seem obscure to the generation born after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.  It is a word of the Cold War, the global struggle for supremacy between the opposing ideologies of the United States and the Soviet Union.   335 more words

More Western Soft War Aimed at China

At the Jamestown Foundation Nicholas Dynon of the Line 21 Project has a nice short piece on Chinese perceptions of Western ideological ‘soft war’.  In the Chinese perspective the West is engaged is a project that aims at ideological dominance.  410 more words

Soft Power