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Economic Update: China’s Economic Record and Strategy Economic Update: China’s Economic Record and Strategy

This program is a follow-up on an earlier program we did. That program was devoted to the Soviet Union, that first example in the modern period of history of an attempt to build a socialist society. I built that program and the one today around the following assumption; that in many conversations about capitalism and…

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There is only capitalism There is only capitalism

What I wanted to remark upon is this beautiful play of words which we encounter almost daily “socialism” “communism” “capitalism” There is no such thing but capitalism. There is state capitalism which passes under the name of the of either socialism or communism. There is private or finance capitalism. There is peoples’ or mutualized capitalism.…

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Zizek vs Peterson: April 19 Zizek vs Peterson: April 19

hi everyone April 19th at the Sony Centre in Toronto Ontario Canada I’m debating Slava Dziedzic Slovenian philosopher and professor at the Institute for sociology and philosophy at the University of Ljubljana whose works on cultural studies psychoanalysis and above all for the purposes of this announcement Marxism are world renowned the pre-sale code is…

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UZBEKISTAN, the most OUT OF THE WAY Country in the WORLD? – VisualPolitik EN UZBEKISTAN, the most OUT OF THE WAY Country in the WORLD? – VisualPolitik EN

it’s one of the most obscure forgotten and unknown countries in the world’s one to test this allow me to ask you three questions one have you ever heard of us Backus dong – would you know where to find it on a map and three could you name its capital if you answered all…

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Is GERMAN REUNIFICATION a model for the KOREAS? – VisualPolitik EN Is GERMAN REUNIFICATION a model for the KOREAS? – VisualPolitik EN

Here’s the question everybody’s been wondering for the past few days: what would happen if both North Korea and South Korea merged into a one single nation? Yes, I know this isn’t something that should happen in the near future. But it certainly is a possibility–and one that might happen sooner than we expect. Just…

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Vytautas Landsbergis: Lithuania Under Communism Vytautas Landsbergis: Lithuania Under Communism

The feeling was very much depressing, and oppressive, and depressing with such outbreaks of hope as a revolution in Hungary, events in Poland, strikes and confrontation between the Polish workers with the communist regime. [The anti-communist Hungarian Revolution of 1956 was brutally suppressed by Soviet military force. Strikes and demonstrations in Poland occurred sporadically through…

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History of Russia 🏹🇷🇺 …in 64 seconds! History of Russia 🏹🇷🇺 …in 64 seconds!

The Kievan Rus’ is created in the ninth century when the Vikings establish Kiev as the capital of their trading route controlling the local tribes. The Golden Horde is created in 1240 as the Mongol Empire become overlords of the Kievan Rus’. The Tsardom of Russia is created in 1547 when with the Mongols departed,…

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1956 – Khrushchev delivers his secret speech (Jamie Shea’s History Class) 1956 – Khrushchev delivers his secret speech (Jamie Shea’s History Class)

Well, good afternoon ladies and gentlemen. I’m very pleased and relieved to see you back here this week. Every time I have to give a lecture on history, I feel like the seventh husband of the Italian actress Gina Lollobrigida, who once said on their wedding night: “I know what I have to do, but…

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80s Soviet Synthpop. Alliance – Na Zare (At dawn) USSR, 1987 80s Soviet Synthpop. Alliance – Na Zare (At dawn) USSR, 1987

Smooth running of my destiny Smooth running of my destiny Night, sadness and lamentation of the soul, Night, sadness and lamentation of the soul, Night, sadness and lamentation of the soul, Night, sadness and lamentation of the soul, Moonlight and May rain in the sky. Moonlight and May rain in the sky. Moonlight and May…

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