Tag Archives: Eurasia

Eurasia as We Knew it is Dead | PEPE ESCOBAR


(Counterpunch, April 21, 2015) The U.S. Knew it Too Move over, Cold War 2.0. The real story, now and for the foreseeable future, in its myriad declinations, and of course, ruling out too many bumps in the road, is a … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Studies, Current Affairs, Development Studies, Eurocentrism, Global Shift, History, International Relations, Political Economy | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The New Chinese Dream | PEPE ESCOBAR


(Counterpunch, March 24, 2015)   Westward Ho On China’s Eurasia BRIC Road   “…it is imperative that no Eurasian challenger (to the U.S.) emerges capable of dominating Eurasia and thus also of challenging America” Zbigniew Brzezinski, The Grand Chessboard, 1997 … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Studies, Current Affairs, Global Shift, History, International Relations, Political Economy, Politics, Post-colonial Studies, Re-Orient | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment