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The Americans

I have to admit, ever since I can remember I have been intrigued, obssesed even, with the whole cold war, 80s, spies, eastern Europe way of life phenomena. 247 more words


Lenin on Imperialism and Capitalism by Gaither Stewart

by Gaither Stewart
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Rome, Italy
May 5, 2016

First published in 1917, Lenin’s “Imperialism. The Highest Stage of Capitalism”, his major theoretical work, shows imperialism as a “direct continuation of the fundamental properties of capitalism,” a primary manifestation of capitalism in its late stages. 1,255 more words


America’s Biggest of All Big Lies

By Eric Zuesse | Strategic Culture

On April 26th, Reuters headlined from Romania, «‘We’re Not Here to Provoke,’ Say US Pilots on Putin’s Doorstep», and gave as an example:  1,337 more words


Record number of Russians want socialism back

From Fort Russ

“Pioneer! Learn how to fight for the working class!” (Soviet poster, 1930)

April 27, 2016

Komsomolskaya Pravda

Translated by Kristina Kharlova… 240 more words

Evaluating Romania's Antonescu

From In Europe’s Shadow: Two Cold Wars and a Thirty-Year Journey Through Romania and Beyond, by Robert D. Kaplan (Random House, 2016), pp. 139-141: 906 more words


TMK-1/MAVR: Red Planet

What it was: Two separate, competing Mars flyby/lander missions (with the same name) from OKB-1, synthesized into a Mars/Venus flyby mission that was the original purpose of the… 1,096 more words

Manned Space Programs