Memoir of a World Watcher

Guest: Diana Johnstone

We discuss Diana Johnstone’s memoir, "Circle in the Darkness"; Yugoslavia under Tito; bombing of Serbia; Camp Bondsteel; spook revelation journalism; Paris in 1968; anti-war movement of the ‘60s; legacy of Charles de Gaulle; Europe occupied since WWII; the Greens; Maastricht and Lisbon Treaties; neoliberal counterrevolution in the 1980s; finance capital; internationalism v nationalism; privatization; financial institutions living off of sovereign debt; austerity; Yellow Vests a revival of an economic left; Antifa enforcing the establishment position; Responsibility to Protect (R2P) a rule to break national sovereignty; destruction of Libya by NATO; new phase of capitalism called ‘green’; censorship of intellectual discussion.

1 Comment

oldandjaded - August 26th, 2020 at 8:31am

Its not some sort of "accident" or "misunderstanding of history" that Antifa accuses people that oppose the neo-liberal agenda of being fascist. That's what Antifa's purpose is, that's their raison d'etre, Antifa is an openly fascist group, they are the brownshirts of neo-liberalism.