Monthly Archives: August 2012

The USSR, Mustafa Kemal and “reactionary anti-imperialism” (from louisproyect)


The USSR, Mustafa Kemal and “reactionary anti-imperialism”, part 1 (Originally published @ louisproyect,May 16, 2010, http://louisproyect.wordpress.com/2010/05/16/the-ussr-mustafa-kemal-and-reactionary-anti-imperialism-part-1/#comments) Loren Goldner’s “Socialism in One Country” Before Stalin, and the Origins of Reactionary “Anti-Imperialism”: The Case of Turkey, 1917-1925 interested me for several reasons. … Continue reading

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The shifting tectonic plates of Empire (Review of The Fall of the US Empire by Susan Jappie)


The shifting tectonic plates of Empire Susan Jappie reviews a new book that takes a much wider look at the history of Empire than just the last 200 years. http://plutopress.wordpress.com/2012/08/17/review-of-the-fall-of-the-us-empire-by-vassilus-fouskas-and-bulent-gokay/ The authors of this timely book on the possible outcomes … Continue reading

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