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Rise Of The East & Demise Of The West, Will The US Use Nukes

Rise Of The East & Demise Of The West, Will The US Use Nukes

The Crux of the Putin-Xi Revolution for a New World Order – Arresting the Slide to Nihilism By Alastair Crooke Strategic Culture December 1, 2022 It becomes questionable whether the West can compete as a civilisational state and maintain a presence. The world ‘Map’ is accelerating its shift away from the paralysed Washington ‘hub’ – but to what? The myth that China, Russia, or the non-western world can be fully assimilated to a Western model of political society (any more than Afghanistan was) is over. So to where are we headed? The myth of the pull of acculturation into western post-modernity lingers on however, in the continuing western fantasy of pulling China away from Russia, and into an embrace with U.S. Big Business. The bigger point here is that former wounded civilisations are reasserting themselves: China and Russia – as states organised around indigenous culture – is not a new idea. Rather, it is a very old one: “Always remember that China is a civilization – and not...

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