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Noam Chomsky: Are We on the Verge of Total Self-Destruction?
World  (tags: environment, fossil fuel energy, green energy, nuclear war, nuclear crisis, chicken diplomacy, USSR, USA, Iran, North Korea, Venezuela, Noam Chomsky )

- 2148 days ago -
For the first time in the history of the human species, we have clearly developed the capacity to destroy ourselves. That's been true since 1945. ... there are more long-term processes like environmental destruction leading in the same direction, ...
EASTERN EUROPE: Desperate Moldovans Head West Without Families
World  (tags: world, Refugees&Relief, economy, Moldova, USSR, Russia, news, asia, europe, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, society, politics )

- 2407 days ago -
Moldova was a relatively prosperous republic when it was still part of the Soviet Union. But now its ailing economy has driven roughly a quarter of its population abroad in search of better prospects. The victims are the thousands of children growing up b
Is the World Really Safer Without the Soviet Union?
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, china, corruption, freedoms, government, politics, society, USSR, world )

- 2673 days ago -
Since the breakup of the Soviet Union twenty years ago, Western commentators have often celebrated it as though what disappeared from the world arena in December 1991 was the old Soviet Union, the USSR of Stalin and Mikhail Gorbachev
(VIDEO) "1945-1998" By Isao Hashimoto
World  (tags: atomic, nuclear, nuke, weapons, war, conflict, missiles, technology, tech, world, science, US, UK, USSR, Russia, France, Pakistan, India, China, research, humans, environment, violence, war, politics, world, propaganda, Govtfearmongering, government, ethics, freedoms, p )

Randy L
- 3277 days ago -
This video is made of of the nuclear explosions and tests conducted between 1945 and 1998 by the US, the USSR/Russia, the UK, China, France, India and Pakistan.
ON THIS DAY - 1956: Khrushchev Lashes Out at Stalin
World  (tags: russia, ussr, Khrushchev, Stalin, soviet leaders, communists, 1956, on this day )

- 4077 days ago -
The Soviet leader, Nikita Khrushchev, has denounced Joseph Stalin as a brutal despot. In a sensational speech to the 20th Congress of the Communist Party Mr Khrushchev painted a graphic picture of a regime of "suspicion, fear, and terror" built up under
ON THIS DAY - 1980: Soviet Dissident Sakharov Banished
World  (tags: ussr, rusia, soviet union, moscow, afghanistan, troops, dissident )

- 4111 days ago -
One of the Soviet Union's most outspoken critics, nuclear physicist Dr Andrei Sakharov, has been ordered into internal exile. Officials in Moscow were angered by an interview Dr Sakharov gave American television last week, in which he called for the withd

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