Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

The Saker: How I Became A Kremlin Troll

November 28, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by The Saker, Today, with the kind permission of Phil Butler, I am posting the full text of my contribution to his book “Putin’s Praetorians: Confessions of the Top Kremlin Trolls“.  There are a […]

Eastern Europe

Where Are Europe’s Fault Lines?

November 9, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Beneath the surface of modern maps, numerous old fault lines still exist. A political earthquake or two might reveal the fractures for all to see. Correspondent Mark […]

Afghanistan

Remembering Communism’s Bloody Century

November 5, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by Stephen Kotkin via The Wall Street Journal, In the 100 years since Lenin’s coup in Russia, the ideology devoted to abolishing markets and private property has left a long, murderous trail of destruction… […]