Tag: Soviet Union

how-modern-jihadism-became-co-invented-by-the-us.-and-saudi-governments
29

Jul
2020

How Modern Jihadism Became Co-Invented by the U.S. and Saudi GovernmentsHow Modern Jihadism Became Co-Invented by the U.S. and Saudi Governments

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at Strategic Culture Modern jihadism was co-invented in 1979 by Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan al Saud, and U.S. National Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski, working together, and here is the background for it, and the way — and the reasons — that it was done: Back in the later Middle Ages, […]

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istanbul-moves-towards-islamic-nationalism-as-hagia-sophia-is-redesignated-a-mosque-[video]
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Jul
2020

Istanbul moves towards Islamic nationalism as Hagia Sophia is redesignated a Mosque [Video]Istanbul moves towards Islamic nationalism as Hagia Sophia is redesignated a Mosque [Video]

Russia Today and the BBC both report that the Hagia Sophia (The Church of Holy Wisdom), the single largest Church in Byzantium, is to be repurposed as a mosque. This move ends 86 years of the building serving a “neutral purpose” as a museum, where neither Muslim nor Christian was allowed to pray in open […]

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Mar
2020

Orthodox Christianity versus Socialism, Part III – The history of conflictOrthodox Christianity versus Socialism, Part III – The history of conflict

In this section of our Orthodox Christianity versus Socialism series, we examine the historical nature of the conflict between these two religions – a conflict that is recent, and yet ignored by even some of the people that experienced it directly. And, yes, I called socialism a religion here. There is good reason to call […]

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Feb
2020

Opinion: Why the world should pay attention to President Trump [Video]Opinion: Why the world should pay attention to President Trump [Video]

President Trump is a man unleashed. After the dreadfully powerful and public failure of the Compleat Fake Impeachment Inquiry (and Show Trial), Donald Trump did not put his gained political capital in his pocket. He is instead, off and running with a vengeance not seen in modern American politics, certainly not in the fifty some […]

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