Politicians from all walks of life nowadays agree on one thing: we need to build more meritocratic societies. That is, societies where everyone, no matter what their background is, has the chance to succeed on their own merits. This is a beautiful idea responsible for some great things like free education for all, positive discrimination,…Read More Meritocracy
– Kyrie eleison! We praise your, Blessed Virgin… Christ is risen from the dead, trampling down death by death, and on those in the tombs bestowing life! The right activists didn’t allow communists to use the Soviet symbols… Journalist: Is this day a holiday for you? Galina Dmitrievna: Yes, of course. Did you know that…Read More Lvov | May 9th – Communists vs Nationalists | Eng Subs
Good afternoon ladies and gentleman. In recent days questions have been raised in the press and elsewhere regarding the presence of anti weapon systems in cuba I believe beyond any reasonable doubt that all such weapons systems have been removed from the island and not have been reintroduced. It’s our purpose to show you this…Read More DIA’s John Hughes televised brief on Soviet missiles in Cuba.
Today in “the International panorama”: In the attention centre. To events of week. On traces of one voyage. Shuttle diplomacy and the South African knot. “Avante” – means “Forward”. The newspaper of the Portuguese communists. It happens in France. The reporting from city Le Rove. The road leads to Amsterdam. In an objective – Holland.…Read More Netherlands in 1976 on Soviet Television .
-On behalf of LDPR party, please, Zhirinovsky Vladimir Volfovich. -I started from this matter on purpose, because today we are finishing forming the highest governmental authority of our country. -On December 2 we have elected the parliament. On March 2 – the president, and today appointing the chairman of the government. -And when such procedures…Read More Vladimir Zhirinovsky criticizing Soviet government (English subs)
this article is about the economic system and political philosophy. For other uses, see Socialism (disambiguation). Part of a series on Socialism Red flag waving.svg Socialism is a social and economic system characterised by social ownership of the means of production and co-operative management of the economy, as well as a political theory and movement…Read More Music To Talk About SOCIALISM To (music to talk about politics to)
Good afternoon. My name is Andres Velasco. And I have a little secret to tell you. I was born in 1960, so my teenage years, my teenage decade, was the 1970s. In that decade my country, Chile, went first through hyper-inflation then through an economic crisis, then a collapse of democracy, a coup and then…Read More Andres Velasco – Ending Dictatorship and Building Democracy—With a Pencil
western`style education for children in Nigeria. Time now for Hardtalk, with the former Russian leader Mikhail Gorbachev. Welcome to a special edition of HARDtalk from Berlin, with me Stephen Sackur. The city is currently marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, that extraordinary moment which dramatised the collapse of the communist…Read More BBC HARDtalk – Mikhail Gorbachev – President of the Soviet Union 1990-1991 (10/11/14)