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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 3rd March, 1919 : Although Russia is still gripped by civil war, the Bolshevik leaders today established the Comintern, an official vehicle for world revolution. The Comintern, the abbreviation for Communist International, was formed … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 9th March, 1916 : Britain and France have begun planning the division of the postwar remnants of Turkey’s Near East empire into spheres of influence. Sir Mark Sykes and Georges Picot are the officials … Continue reading

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Lenin Forever?

  …from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   As the saying goes, it is not over until that famous fat lady sings, and at the moment she seems to be anorexic, tone-deaf and suffering from laryngitis. The persistence of … Continue reading

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Human Face of Terrorism

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   I had no intention to write any more about that mandela. But the medial circus! Though in all that hypocritical hype, we should be grateful for small mercies. Had he married … Continue reading

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Mandela’s legacy II

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger If you wondered what the Left totalitarians so admire in Mandela‘s Africa, beside the indiscriminate murders of whites, rapes, rampant criminality, corruption, declining economy and morality, of course – they also love … Continue reading

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Mandela lied

Mandela Lied but  Communism Never Died By Cliff Kincaid + December 9, 2013 Bill Keller of The New York Times admits Nelson Mandela was a communist, but suggests it doesn’t really matter because communism collapsed. But communism never died in South Africa. … Continue reading

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november memories / 07

  NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 7th November, 1917 :Russia’s Bolsheviks overthrew the Provisional Government of Alexander Kerensky in Petrograd today in a sudden and virtually bloodless coup. The country’s second revolution in eight months has brought Vladimir Lenin … Continue reading

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Beans are beans

from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The other day, finding a remnant of an originally good meal in the fridge, I was considering the option of disgarding it or somehow salvaging it. Having been born shortly after the last … Continue reading

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Drones v- Drones

Ludwig von Gress In a sense, the current hysteria of the socialist media against US drones could be good news – it could mean that China’s, Russia’s, Iran’s and North Korea’s drones are technically behind the US ones. Perhaps to … Continue reading

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Bolševismus

T.G.Masaryk: Lenin prohlašuje svůj komunistický program za pravý marxismus. Nemluvím o oprávněnosti bolševismu. Jenom podotýkám, že to není komunismus, ani socialismus. Jsou to v mase nevzdělaní chudáci, kteří nemají potuchy o administrativě státu, je to analfabetický absolutismus. Kdo se v … Continue reading

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Double standard

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger It is surprising that some normal people and many Australian journalists consider the latest hysterics of the Australian Labor Party (and in particular of its disciplined coven) in the slimy Slipper saga surprising. … Continue reading

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Conroy’s contretemps

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger Comrade Conroy must have imbibed the same heady Manhattan cocktail which made Gillard last week (and her predecessor Rudd much earlier) disgrace herself in New York. Perhaps the hoteliers in the city which … Continue reading

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may memories / 19

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 19th May, 1922 : The Allies, meeting in Genoa, took time off from wrangling over German reparations and moved to the even thornier question of Russia’s debts. Lenin’s Bolshevik regime repudiated debts contracted under … Continue reading

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Subbotniki, saturnalia and U-238

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger In April totalitarian regimes both past and aspiring have significant days. Though very few neo-nazis celebrate Hitler’s birthday on 20th April the followers of Lenin renamed, for the time being, 22nd April the … Continue reading

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Levičáctví intelektuálů

Rudolf Výborný Podle slovníkové definice je intelektuál člen grupy nebo třídy lidí, kteří mají, nebo se předpokládá, že mají, osvícené mínění či pohled na společnost a otázky politické či veřejné. Tahle definice je podle mého soudu zastaralá a do značné … Continue reading

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april memories / 25

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 25th April, 1956 : Talks between the British Government and the Soviet leaders Bulganin and Khrushchev during their eight-day visit to Britain have ended ‘in a spirit of candour and realism’, according to an … Continue reading

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Sinodinos is wrong

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger Sinodinos is wrong when /How Red was her valley/ he says: “The real issue for the Greens now is the fight that is going on for the heart and soul of the Greens. … Continue reading

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Worried Warriors of Latvia

Ludwig von Gress A year ago (25th January 2011) the Russian government signed a contract to acquire two French Mistral class assault landing ships for €1,37 billion. It also has an option to build further two in Russia. In December … Continue reading

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november memories / 14

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 14th November, 1927 : From Joseph Stalin has routed his political opposition and expelled Leon Trotsky and Grigori Zinoviev from the Soviet Communist Party. Trotsky, a close colleague of Lenin during the Bolshevik revolution … Continue reading

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Swiss and other firearms

…. from the quill of Antisthenes The nice people who want to control everything never give up. Firstly, they have nothing else to do. Secondly, where else could one get that tremendous sense of power when with relatively little effort … Continue reading

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