Monthly Archives: July 2015

Biden: Turks, Saudis, UAE funded and armed Al Nusra and Al Qaeda

Originally posted on Mideast Shuffle:
Joe Biden’s latest foot-in-mouth comments could scuttle the US’s plans for Syria. Update: The White House on Saturday said Vice President Joe Biden “apologized for any implication that Turkey or other allies and partners in…

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Athena’s Birth- Neoliberalism and Punx

“What about the future? What about the generations of people to come? What about the things that we destroy in the name of profits? Ensuring today that there is a future for the world to come. How about the people … Continue reading

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Brown, White, and Blue: More theses on U.S. – International Fascist Relations

The recent publication of Eric Lichtblau’s new revelatory book, The Nazis Next Door: How America Became a Safe Haven for Hitler’s Men, re-iterates an interesting trend the left continues to analyze and digest with recent (and somewhat sensationalist) headlines. This trend that … Continue reading

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The American Rise of the Surveillance State

*Originally written as a term paper for Vivek Chibber’s course of Contemporary Marxism in Theory Ghassan raised his head to the incessant buzzing noise that broke the unending ringing in his ears from the last shelling. He could feel in … Continue reading

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Policing Communism Across the British Empire: A Transnational Study

Originally posted on Hatful of History:
This is a revised (yet shortened) version of the conference paper I gave last week at the XXIV Biennial Conference of the Australasian Association for European History. I am currently knocking it into shape…

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Socialism from below

rs21 Dan Swain discusses the contested ambitions and leaderships within our movements. This article was originally published in the Summer 2015 issue of the rs21 magazine.  15 February 2003. London. Anti-war demonstration called by Stop The War Coalition, CND and … Continue reading

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