10 reasons to oppose Obama's ISIS war
In World War II, Britain and the U.S. allied with the Soviet Union's Josef Stalin to defeat Adolf Hitler. Was Stalin morally better than Hitler? No. But Hitler represented the immediate existential threat. Today, if ISIS is the immediate threat, we ...
... and texts related to "oblivion", including a poem by Kokichi Nakaya, the symbol of post-war Okinawa, which Morimura hand-copied, along with Morimura's pastel drawing, and a poem by a female Russian poet who lived under the reign of Joseph Stalin.
Emmanuel Carrère: the most important French writer you've never heard of
As a refugee in 70s Manhattan, contemporary with the poet Joseph Brodsky, Limonov took a cheap room in the squalid Winslow hotel, living on cabbage soup, and writing about his life with the simple, raw energy of a Russian Jack London. While Limonov was ...
Quite a Chain of Consequences for a Chicken Farmer!
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Joseph Stalin was named Man of the Year by Time magazine and emblazoned across the front page during the war. Influential intellectuals in Britain and the United States were arguing that the Soviet Union's planned, commanding and controlled economy ...