Chronicles Magazine November 2011

  • Cultural Revolutions

    Desperate Housewives

    Those who have an interest in the cultural survival of the West may note with increasing trepidation that the very things that have traditionally characterized it are being cannibalized alive. Australia is no exception to this general trend.

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  • Cultural Revolutions

    Putin Reset

    Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin will return to the Kremlin as president in 2012, ending speculation on the fate of the “national leader” and of the “tandem” he had formed with current President Dmitri Medvedev.

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  • Cultural Revolutions

    Statehood Bid

    Much of the international politics of the 20th century revolved around the drive for national self-determination, such as that of the Serbs in the Balkans, setting in motion the crises that led to the Great War.

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  • Polemics & Exchanges

    Erase Publica

    I have, an issue—maybe only semantic—with Chilton Williamson's initial assertion that there may be such a thing as a democracy run by an elite concerned with and informed about public matters.

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