Notes On Nationalism By George Orwell (With Explanatory Notes)

Introduction: Orwell’s intentions were to apply honesty, direct experience, clarity and art to political writing. Orwell wrote and personally engaged in an extremely turbulent era when nineteenth century European political philosophies collided disastrously with twentieth century industrial technology, resulting in two World Wars and the start of a potentially apocalyptic Cold War. It is for Read More …

Is the European Energy Crisis manageable?

Is there a looming “energy crisis” or a crisis in the pathetic response of European (including UK) governments to a manageable “energy shortage”. We are effectively at war with the Putin regime. A regime that is aggressively fascist. This is the reality that should have been evident to everyone for at least the last decade. Read More …

Why is it so difficult for Germany to speak of a fascist Russia?

{Maidan protests in Kiev in 2014.} War and the politics of memory: Why is it so difficult for Germany to speak of a fascist Russia? [Originally published in German in Der Spiegel on 27th May 2022. Source: https://www.spiegel.de/ausland/ukraine-krieg-warum-faellt-es-deutschland-so-schwer-von-einem-faschistischen-russland-zu-sprechen-a-6511c1ca-e90b-4497-a88f-76d7453a244d Translated into English, added context notes in […] and emphasis added ie bold and underlined text.] [Start Read More …

Ukraine Will Expose The Fascist Putin-Xi Axis.

Ukraine Will Expose The Fascist Putin-Xi Axis. By Anna Keller, 14th April 2022. Getting Real about Chinese foreign policy towards Russia. The Western media often feature experts who talk about autocracies as if they were normal countries and not dictatorships. Autocracies are run for the benefit of the autocrat’s elite. A benefit for the country Read More …

Why stopping Putin in Ukraine is the path of least risk.

  Why stopping Putin in Ukraine is the path of least risk. By: Anna Keller Date: 5/3/2022 Brutal dictators not aligned to the West crush countries under heel. The media reports the brutal reality. The public shows solidarity, while the politicians condemn and announce sanction lists. If the people in the country resisting the brutal Read More …

To Save Ukraine Stop Xi Jinping Undermining Sanctions On The Putin Regime.

  To Save Ukraine Stop Xi Jinping Undermining Sanctions On The Putin Regime. China after Deng opened its economy to the world. Xi Jinping has radically changed the Chinese regime to a repressive authoritarian nationalistic militaristic corporate capitalism, usually just called fascism. Two sinologists have described this process. One the academic Jean-Philippe Béja in 2019, Read More …

Ivan Ilyin, Putin’s Philosopher of Russian Fascism By Prof Timothy Synder

{image: Mikhail Nesterov: The Thinker (Portrait of Ivan Ilyin), 1921, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg.} Ivan Ilyin, Putin’s Philosopher of Russian Fascism By Prof Timothy Synder. By Timothy Snyder. Introduction: Ivan Ilyin provided a metaphysical and moral justification for political totalitarianism, which he expressed in practical outlines for a fascist state. Today, his ideas have Read More …

China of Xi Jinping: Towards Chinese Fascism? by Jean-Philippe Béja.

{Xi Jinping’s Rally? Image not part of original “Pouvoirs” journal essay} CHINA OF XI JINPING: TOWARDS CHINESE FASCISM? by Jean-Philippe Béja, POUVOIRS (Number 169), 2019. (English Translation) [**] Since becoming the world’s second-largest economy in 2011, China has become increasingly present on the international stage. Abandoning the policy of biding it’s time (avoiding the light), she Read More …

National Socialism “Made in Xi-Na”. With his neo-fascist cult of leadership, the party leader is destroying all the achievements of his predecessors – The Rickshaw Reporter.

{Xi Jinping, Screenshot Xinhua.} National Socialism “Made in Xi-Na”. With his neo-fascist cult of leadership, the party leader is destroying all the achievements of his predecessors – The Rickshaw Reporter. By Von Jürgen Kremb. 29th June 2021. [*AK Website Posting Note: The source of this essay is https://www.juergenkremb.com/national-socialism-made-in-xi-na-with-his-neo-fascist-leader-cult-chinas-cp-leader-xi-jinping-is-destroying-all-the-achievements-of-his-predecessors/ by Jurgen Kremb.This is itself an English Read More …