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Participants in 2014 Ukrainian coup confess

The regime of Barack Obama had been preparing the coup in Kiev since 2011...around the time it began in earnest its push to overthrow the legitimate government of Syria.  In this dispatch, historian Eric Zuesse makes all of this perfectly ...
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On the Ninetieth Anniversary of the Russian Revolution: Why Socialism Did Not Fail

NOTE: First published on Oct 29, 2007  By Sharat G. Lin Monthly Review Online  When the Russian Revolution of October 1917 took place, it raised the hopes of the working class worldwide that a socialist state was possible.  The civil war ...
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A People’s History of the Russian Revolution pits new scholarship vs. Mainstream Media

(This is the first part in a 5-part series which examines the Russian Revolution and relies upon the new book A People’s History of the Russian Revolution.) I started reading the mainstream media's coverage of the Russian Revolution for the ...
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Will America Survive Washington?

In recent columns posted on my website, I brought attention to two dramatic and dangerous developments between the two major nuclear powers. One was the public statement of the deputy commander of the Russian military’s Operation Command at a recent ...
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Debunking Two American Myths

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON THE SAKER Crosspost with Information Clearing House Dateline—November 10, 2017 "Information Clearing House" -  There are two myths which are deeply imprinted in the minds of most US Americans which are extremely dangerous and which can result ...
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YEZHOV VS. STALIN: THE CAUSES OF THE MASS REPRESSIONS OF 1937–1938 IN THE USSR

JOURNAL OF LABOR AND SOCIETY One of the great riddles of history. Presenting here the other side, which has been buried by interested parties for generations, unconcerned with the absolute truth, elusive as that may be. Ugly as some of ...
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Russian Fleet PART 1: Towards a ‘frigate-centric’ navy

by LeDahu After a brief interlude due to professional reasons, please find below the first part of an article on the Russian Navy, on the latest generation of frigates and the technological advances that has enabled Russian sea power to ...
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Two part MUST SEE interview of Margarita Simonyan on Russian TV (UPDATED WITH TRANSCRIPT)

Again, words fail me to adequately express my gratitude to Eugenia for translating, subtitling and uploading these videos! —The Saker Original links: Part I: https://rutube.ru/video/35f47363af9ce3fd35be7126d3e225ee/ Part II: https://rutube.ru/video/cefd5544d2b1c9e10c2b6ea57a0f3878/  Note: these videos often load slowly, but then play well. PART I THE RIGHT ...
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Jimmie Moglia: Historical Roots of Russian Communism p1 (Video lecture)

Historical Roots of Russian Communism p1 Jimmie Moglia is a Renaissance man, and therefore he's impossible to summarize in a simple bioblurb. In any case, here's a rough sketch, by his own admission: Born in Turin, Italy, he now resides ...
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WAR BETWEEN ANTI-WEST AND EURANGLOLAND HEATING UP FAST

WAR BETWEEN ANTI-WEST AND EURANGLOLAND HEATING UP FAST. CHINA RISING RADIO SINOLAND 171105 Pictured above, Presidents Xi Jinping of China, on the left and Vladimir Putin of Russia, on the right. The Power of Siberia gas pipeline connecting Russia and ...
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The Revolution Party

Leo Panitch | The Socialist Project A fresh and compelling new account of the Russian revolution to mark its centenary concludes by paying tribute to the Bolsheviks for acting as history’s switchmen, a term derived from the small booths that dotted ...
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Iran – President Putin in Tehran – Emissary of Peace and Promoter of Resistance Economy

President Putin arrived in Tehran on 1 November for talks with the Ayatollah Khamenei. First, to cement the Nuclear Agreement of 2015 (Vienna), as far as Russia is concerned, thereby sidelining Trump’s attempt at reneging on the agreement. Second, to sign ...
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