“A spectre is haunting Europe – the spectre of communism” – with these words Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels begin their Communist Manifesto. However, at the beginning of the third decade of the 21st century, there is a different spectre hovering over Europe: that of (neo)fascism. So far this year, eight European Union countries have […] The post Mussolini to Meloni: Understanding How Europe Found Its Way To ‘Neo-Fascism’ appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
The recent visit to Taiwan by Nancy Pelosi—speaker of the US house of representatives—has angered China. China had made repeated warnings that the US official should not be making a visit to Taiwan which, if done, will be followed by consequences that would be gruesome and reactionary. There was quite an atmosphere of anxiety in […] The post Could Escalation On Taiwan Bring About A Ukraine In The Pacific? appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
In the US, Republicans in Congress were expecting the Senate elections to be a referendum on Trump. If candidates supported by the former president were to lose, this would signal an end to Trump’s hold on the Republican party. To their dismay, Trump still holds an exceptionally strong hold over the electorate. JD Vance, a […] The post Here’s Why You Can Take The Populists Out Of Power, But Not The Power Out Of Populists appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.