Tag: Mao Zedong

Xi Visiting Italy is The 21st Century Version of Nixon’s Visit to China

Italy and China have healthy relations and clearly there is little cultural nor ideological animosity between two countries whose political predecessors once book-ended the ancient silk roads. By contrast, in the early 1970s, the US did not have formal diplomatic relations with the People’s Republic of China and both countries […]

Erdogan’s Endorsement of Maduro in Venezuela’s Election Shatters the Old Myths of ‘Left-Right’ in The Multipolar Age

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has appeared on screen with Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro who is standing for re-election in this Sunday’s vote, to deliver well wishes and a formal endorsement for Maduro. Erdogan said of Maduro, “I have faith you will be triumphant”. During the semi-informal conversation Erdogan further touted […]

Your Guide to Dispelling Every Western Myth About China

From 1945 to the present day, the US and its close European allies have developed a geopolitical narrative which in the minds of its authors, offered a blueprint for international peace and prosperity. According to this narrative, confrontational multi-party democracy, a rejection of constitutional secularism, an internally de-regulated market, an […]