Monthly Archives: august 2022

In Memory: Mikhail Gorbachev

Mikhail Gorbachev, who ended the Cold War, dies aged 91 Gorbachev, who led the Soviet Union from 1985 until its collapse in 1991, died in Moscow, Russian news agencies say. 30 Aug 2022 Mikhail Gorbachev, who ended the Cold War … Les meir

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Michael Robert: Russia under Putin

In my last post, I described how Western capital is planning to take over and control Ukraine’s resources and exploit its labour force to the maximum in order to boost the profitability of both Ukraine’s domestic capitalists (oligarchs) and foreign … Les meir

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Michael Robert: Ukraine: the invasion of capital

Last week, Ukraine’s foreign private creditors agreed to the country’s request for a two-year freeze on payments on about $20bn of foreign debt.  This would enable Ukraine to avoid defaulting on its overseas borrowings.  Unlike other ‘emerging economies’ in debt … Les meir

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