2005-22′: The crisis of western capitalism behind the left and far right radicalism

Saturday, 23 April 2022 — MROnline

Originally published: Defend Democracy Press on April 21, 2022 by Dimitris Konstantakopoulos

First of two articles

In a previous article we have tried to explain the rise of the extreme right in Europe, in its various forms, as a result of the deep crisis of world (western) Capitalism. The same is true of the rise of the radical left, where and when we witness it. It is simply impossible to understand what is going on now in the world if we don’t take into consideration the crisis the globally dominant Western capitalism has been facing since 2008. The depth of this crisis is comparable to the depth of the two biggest crises in the history of capitalism, those of 1873 and 1929.

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Ukraine News Links 23-24 April 2022

Sunday, 24 April 2022 — The New Dark Age

There may be some duplication due to cross-posting and may be updated throughout the day, so please check back. If it gets updated, I usually insert the time on the line above. A lot of cross-posting usually indicates that the article is popular.

Ukraine: how the U.S. empire uses propaganda to turn people into monsters

US Narrative Won’t Survive Defeat In Donbass

Relations between Russia and African States and the Situation around Ukraine

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US narrative won’t survive defeat in Donbass

Saturday, 23 April 2022  —Indian Punchline

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) with visiting UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, New Delhi, April 22, 2022

An extraordinary thing about British diplomacy is that it continually looks for ways to stay ahead of the curve and provide added value to its customer across the Atlantic, the United States. That makes the remarks on Ukraine conflict by the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson at his press conference in New Delhi on Friday highly significant.

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