Tag: USSR

Donald Trump: Making America Great or Keeping America Poor? – New Matilda

International Affairs

Twenty-six years ago the Soviet Union collapsed under the weight of its military commitments, its oppressive surveillance bureaucracy, and its regime’s loss of legitimacy. That experience has lessons for Trump’s America writes Ian McAuley.

via Donald Trump: Making America Great or Keeping America Poor? – New Matilda

Asio finally admits it was infiltrated by Soviet spies in the 70s and 80s | Australia news | The Guardian

Historian John Blaxland says he would have refused to write the agency’s official story if it had denied its ‘embarrassing and emoralising’ failure

Source: Asio finally admits it was infiltrated by Soviet spies in the 70s and 80s | Australia news | The Guardian