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Diadochi Wars: The Unglorified Legacy Of Alexander The Great

Whatever possession we gain by our sword cannot be sure or lasting, but the love gained by kindness and moderation is certain and durable. -Alexander the Great…

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Historical Essay

Taking a Stand on Venezuela and Nicaragua.

Left Should Stand with our Sisters and Brothers.

Recently Pablo Iglesias the leader of Podemos said after denying any financial links with Venezuela of his former admiration for  the President Hugo Chávez that, 1,177 more words

European Left

Why The Senate Vote to End Yemen War is So Important, by Ron Paul

Will Congress try to take back its war-making power? From Ron Paul at ronpaulinstitute.org:

Last week something historic happened in the US Senate. For the first time in 45 years, a chamber of the US Congress voted to pull US forces from a military conflict under the 1973 War Powers Act. 505 more words


Imagine If Saudi Arabia Was Not A US Ally, by Caitlin Johnstone

Imagine if Russia had pulled the same stunts Saudi Arabia recently has: bombing a small, poor neighbor into oblivion, murdering a journalist in an embassy. The uproar would be incessant and interminable, and there would sanctions on top of sanctions on top of sanctions. 177 more words

Foreign Policy

When the World Crumbles, I'll Blame the Democrats + A Marxist Perspective on Bernie Sanders' Yemen Bill + Caleb Maupin: Who are “Houthis”?

Dandelion Salad

“Clearly, the Republican party is one of the most dangerous organizations on this planet so I won’t need to convince any reasonable minded person of that argument.

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Mansudae Overseas Projects spreads the ideals of Juche worldwide

Originally published on the Leftist Critic blog on May 18, 2018.

In the heart of Pyongyang, in Jongphyong-dong, Phyongchon District, there is what some have called the “world’s biggest art factory” or likely the “largest art production center in the world.” This is the Mansudae Art Studio, which employs 4,000 people (who  are male and female) 800 of whom are artists, with… 4,578 more words


He Said That? 12/16/18

Zhuangzi, The Complete Works of Chuang Tzu

Only he who has no use for the empire is fit to be entrusted with it.