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Spain & the EU’s ‘Oriental despotism’ is legitimizing Catalonia as a leftist cause

Sun, 2017-10-29 19:36
by Ramin Mazaheri The ultimate problem with Catalonia is that they aren’t trying to secede from the European Union. Now that would be something which the non-Spanish left could really
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Dear Saker Community – Request for a very special Volunteer

Sun, 2017-10-29 02:42
Let me first explain what we are doing:  On the community support side of the Saker house, our artist is creating a series of posters or infographics or quick information
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Moveable Feast Cafe 2017/10/28 … Open Thread

Sat, 2017-10-28 18:00
2017/10/28 11:00:02Welcome to the ‘Moveable Feast Cafe’. The ‘Moveable Feast’ is an open thread where readers can post wide ranging observations, articles, rants, off topic and have animate discussions of
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The Saker Reviews: Putin’s Praetorians: Confessions of the Top Kremlin Trolls by Phil Butler

Thu, 2017-10-26 19:24
Last April I got an email from an American expat in Russia, Phil Butler, asking me whether I would be interested in contributing a short biography for an upcoming book
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The Crooks, the Clowns and the Nazis – a dynamic analysis

Thu, 2017-10-26 11:10
This article was written for the Unz Review The latest big news out of the Ukraine Have you heard what the latest big news out of the Ukraine is? No?
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Game over: How the Kurds lost the high risk gamble

Thu, 2017-10-26 11:10
By Aram Mirzaei As predicted, the Kurdish referendum ended in a conflict over the disputed areas in northern Iraq, areas that have been occupied by Kurdish Peshmerga forces since the
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Syria War Report – October 25, 2017: US-backed Forces Seize More Oil Fields In Deir Ezzor Province

Thu, 2017-10-26 09:55
https://southfront.org/syria-war-report-october-25-2017-us-backed-forces-seize-more-oil-fields-in-deir-ezzor-province/ If you’re able, and if you like our content and approach, please support the project. Our work wouldn’t be possible without your help: PayPal: southfront@list.ru or via: http://southfront.org/donate/ or via: https://www.patreon.com/southfront Late on October 24,
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Michael Parenti The 1% Pathology and the Myth of Capitalism

Thu, 2017-10-26 02:58
In my efforts to break through the current efforts to try to educate people about Communism and why it is not “dead” as the official propaganda would have you believe,
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Bloody Monday: Grandnephew of GULAG organizer stabbed the Echo of Moscow editor (MUST READ!)

Wed, 2017-10-25 12:43
Note by the Saker: a huge THANK YOU to Scott for an outstanding piece of research which he did literally overnight!  This is fascinating and most important, so I added
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The English-speaking world’s fear of calling communism, ‘communism’

Wed, 2017-10-25 11:10
by Ramin Mazaheri In many ways this fear is justified: communism is a dirty word in the English culture. I recall getting my copy of “International Socialist Review” mailed to
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Moveable Feast Cafe 2017/10/24 … Open Thread

Wed, 2017-10-25 06:30
2017/10/24 23:30:01Welcome to the ‘Moveable Feast Cafe’. The ‘Moveable Feast’ is an open thread where readers can post wide ranging observations, articles, rants, off topic and have animate discussions of
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What’s in a name?

Wed, 2017-10-25 06:21
This comment was chosen by moderator HS from the post “Vladimir Putin’s speech at the Meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club”. The moderator felt the comment is very much
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“Is Communism Really dead?” – an Answer

Tue, 2017-10-24 11:10
by Jimmie Moglia After reading the Saker’s article, I had to walk back and forth for some time, partly to digest its content, and partly to determine why I found
Categories: News for progressives

Scream helplessly at the sky!

Tue, 2017-10-24 09:15
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The Eurozone has likely entered its final calendar year, contraction coming

Mon, 2017-10-23 11:10
by Ramin Mazaheri The historical trend of the euro and its previous incarnations has followed this historical pattern, when we take a leftist view: The Eurozone is dominated by France
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Putin’s answers a US journalist on the Ukraine

Mon, 2017-10-23 00:58
Thanks to Eugenia for translating and subtitling this interesting exchange! (please give the player a few seconds to load)
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The Ben Stimson Case: Prosecuted For Fighting Fascism in Ukraine

Sun, 2017-10-22 21:38
by Christopher Black for the Near Eastern Outlook On July 14 this year a British man from the Manchester area named Benjamin Stimson, aged 41, a man the London Times
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Catalonia and the rest of us

Sun, 2017-10-22 11:10
by Robert Scarcia This article follows a heartfelt email message regarding the political developments in Catalonia, which I sent both the Saker and Ramin Mazaheri, the only “sakerista” I had
Categories: News for progressives

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