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Putin Lays Down the Law at Valdai, by Tom Luongo

Vladimir Putin states Russia’s terms for international interaction. From Tom Luongo at tomluongo.me:

Every year Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at the Valdai Economic Forum. 1,222 more words

Foreign Policy

The United States of Empire, by John Freeman

Everything the empire’s minions do bespeaks weakness, desperation, and a crumbling empire. From John Freeman at lewr0ckwell.com:

We’re getting close to the end now. Can you feel it?   1,003 more words

Government

Dürrenmatt’s "Romulus, the Great"

As Friedrich Dürrenmatt’s 1950 play “Romulus, the Great” begins, A. D. 476. a messenger arrives with news for the last emperor (of the west)  of the latest calamity in the onward march of the barbarian Teutons. 506 more words

Mohan Bhagwat's Vijayadashmi Speech: Hypocrisy on National Defence Comes out in Open : Sunand

Vijayadashmi is an important occasion in the organizational life of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). This fascist organization organizes ‘Shashtra Poojan’ on the day across the country as a reminder of its commitment to realize its strategic goal of building a ‘Hindu Rashtra’. 1,031 more words

Other News

How widespread was the appeal of imperialism between 1880 and 1914?

Recently I’ve been covering the change in world power status between Britain and the United States on the FDA programme. The discussions have been really interesting, digging down into the British Empire itself: did people support it, and was it even a real actual thing?? 3,982 more words

English History

CFP: ‘Ailing Empires: Medicine, Science, and Imperialism’, Edinburgh

Date: 31st May 2019

Location: University of Edinburgh

Deadline for Proposals: 8th February 2019

Ailing Empires: Medicine, Science, and Imperialism: Interdisciplinary Symposium

Keynote speaker: Dr Samiksha Sehrawat (Newcastle) 331 more words

Calls For Papers

Everyone's busy at home while daddy's out working

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We here in the United States of America have absolutely no idea what our savage, warmongering, greedy, capitalist, power-hungry, soulless, war-machine, corporate government is doing to the rest of the world. 19 more words

Politics