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A Socialist World is Probable (III): A River of Blood

March 11, 2013 9:30 pm2 comments
A Socialist World is Probable (III): A River of Blood

Launch a discussion or debate about ‘socialism’ and, before you can say ‘religion is the opium of the masses’, some cynical bright spark will pipe up with the usual string of cliches. ‘Ah,’ they’ll say. ‘Socialism doesn’t work. Look at Stalin. He had more people murdered than Hitler ever did.¬†Revolutions¬†always¬† […]

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Walking on the Border

January 25, 2013 12:15 pm0 comments
Walking on the Border

Holding the phone pressed up against my ear I look at the small and blurred image that has appeared on the screen of my computer. Dr Hoffmann, on the other end of the line, is telling me that what I see in the picture she has just e-mailed me, is […]

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