Kissinger and Realpolitik: From Enlightenment to Barbarity

Editor’s Note: With this article, The Socialist completes its three-part series examining the continuing influence of Henry Kissinger’s pernicious conception of international “diplomacy,” today known as Realpolitik. In the first two installments, Mateo Pimentel (“Seeing Red”) and Steve Rossignol (“Lest We Forget”) recount

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Kissinger’s War Crimes: Lest We Forget

  Managing Editor’s Note: Steve Rossignol’s “Kissinger’s War Crimes: Lest We Forget” is the second in a series of three articles examining the history and persistence of Henry Kissinger’s pernicious conception of international “diplomacy,” today known as Realpolitik.  A reader asked after why the

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Seeing Red: Nixon and the 1970 Presidential Election in Chile

Editor’s Note: Mateo Pimentel’s “Seeing Red” is the first in a series of three articles examining the history and persistence of Henry Kissinger’s pernicious conception of international “diplomacy,” today known as Realpolitik. Perhaps the series is best read remembering Kissinger’s now infamous homily

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Internal State Dept. Memo Urges Acts of War Against Syria

Editor’s Note: “A socialist anti-war campaign must also be an anti-imperialist campaign. While organizing to cut the military budget and end war, we must also commit to organizing against US hegemony in the world and build connections to international anti-war organizations.” SPUSA

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