china’s “soviet disease”

By unbridled corruption and mismanagement within the In light of the escalating trade war with United States, economy, rising food prices, the backlash against Made In China 2025 fiasco, and Hong Kong protests, Chinese Communist Party faces Soviet-type internal challenges brought about Party.. For..

inflation: the soviet tool for destroying money

While Russia was inflating its economy to literal death, many western intellectuals viewed the failing Soviet experiment through rose-colored glasses. ... Although Bukharin was unwilling to denounce socialism, he recognized that market reforms—albeit modest ones—were necessary to prevent the..

snapshots from soviet lithuania

Ignalina, 1964 In striking 1964 portrait by Antanas Sutkus, Lithuanian Pioneer does not smile — despite the fact that it's September 1, decreed by Soviet Union's Central Committee to be the day of school, day of celebration. ..

how the soviet union fell

Gorbachev, the election was the final nail in Soviet Union's coffin.. ... he implemented two government programs that both improved the quality of life for Soviet citizens closed the door on the viability of Soviet economic model.. ..

soviet milk, nora ikstena (book review)

Seen through the eyes of two women whose lives are structured by the state and by Soviet patriarchy, Ikstena's post- Soviet novel of Latvia figures Baltic state as anti- Soviet nation. ... Nora Ikstena's Soviet Milk is important and touching portrait of motherhood,..

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