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“Lenin always insisted on the most violent solutions”

NEW CRITERION Leninthink by Gary Saul Morson October 2019 …As we approach the 150th anniversary of Lenin’s birth, understanding him grows ever more important. Despite the fall of the Soviet Union, Leninist ways of thinking continue to spread, especially among … Continue reading

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“After the demise of nationalism, pan-Arabism and communism, #Islamism is now facing its inevitable decline”

MIDDLE EAST EYE Political Islam will go the same way as nationalism and communism by Moncef Marzouki June 15, 2016 Over the past half century, throughout which time I have been politically active, I have witnessed the rise and decline … Continue reading

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“Sanders isn’t alone in trying to rehabilitate an ideology that is so frequently driven to murder and oppression in order to “liberate” the world from the shackles of capitalism that it is quite obviously a feature of the system and not a bug”

COMMENTARY Making Communism Great Again by Noah Rothman March 11, 2016 Writing in COMMENTARY, the columnist Ben Domenech recently identified a curious phenomenon. American political actors on the left, he observed, are engaged in a morally hazardous effort to rehabilitate socialism. … Continue reading

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No surprise that progressivism has led “college educated” to become fierce proponents for government-regulated speech, but progressivism itself is not the underlying root cause. Instead, look to liberalism which has been carried to its logical and practical extreme, totalitarianism

POLITICALLY SHORT BLOG Progressive Totalitarianism by Nick Short February 24, 2016 In his book The Snapping of the American Mind, David Kupelian asks the following painful question that millions of Americans like myself have pondered for years and will ponder … Continue reading

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Marco Rubio: Obama’s Faustian Bargain With Cuba

NEW YORK TIMES by Senator Marco Rubio July 8, 2015 WHEN President Obama announced the formal re-establishment of diplomatic relations with Cuba last week, he criticized the supposed failures of United States policy toward Cuba, which, Mr. Obama said, “hasn’t worked … Continue reading

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