imperialism

China Demonstrates Imperial Ambitions

13.07.2018

No matter what the state-party leaders of China say about building a "socialism with Chinese characteristics" in the country, it is a capitalist country.

Who was Napoleon?

29.05.2017

If we study Napoleon’s personality objectively, we will see that our today’s view about him is a result of a clever PR strategy. It was PR people who created the myth that Napoleon was a genius, unbeatable general.

'Deglobalisation' Is the Way to Reduce Inequality

26.05.2017

The race of globalisation is leaving the majority of the world’s population far behind. According to Unicef, the richest 20% of the population gets 83% of global income, while the poorest quintile has just 1%. This trend is getting worse.

On Ingratitude: A Reply to David Webb

09.05.2017

To the question of whether Europeans owe anything to Britain the answer, I agree, is most certainly yes.  As to whether Britons owe anything to Continental Europeans, the answer is surely an even more resounding yes.  That is not to attenuate Brit