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LaRouche: History Will Be Made This Week and Next

“China is rapidly modifying the map of the world economy… and contributing to an unprecedented cycle of growth,” Alicia Barcena, the Executive Director of the U.N. 672 more words

Lyndon Larouche

Greek Fighters against the Empire

The Greeks are fighting against the British Financial System and Empire, and getting a lot of support, particularly from Russia, China, and the BRICS nations bloc in general.. 45 more words

Brics

What if Churchill hadn't existed? Or, does the UK still want to be a low-skill economy?

Keith Hudson

On a BBC programme last night enquiring into why Winston Churchill lost the first post-war election, Max Hastings opined that if Churchill had not been available as Prime Minister before war was declared in 1939 then almost certainly anybody else at the very top of British politics at that time . 671 more words

End of Empire

This British television series from the 80s tells the story of how Britain disengaged from the Empire it had ruled for centuries.  The story starts with the Second World War and ends in the early 80s when the Rhodesia question was finally settled. 263 more words

80s

Was Austerity Responsible for the American Revolution?

In The New York Review of Books, Steve Pincus argues that George III’s austerity policies were responsible for the Revolution. He writes,

“Today, we tend to regard the practice of using government spending to stimulate economic growth as an invention of John Maynard Keynes in the 1930s. 145 more words

History

My Anglophobe Brethren !

It is a matter of sheer grief and amusement to witness the disdain for the west and its culture by the folks who speak better English than Urdu, wear western cloths, eat american food and support European football leagues. 522 more words

Pakistan