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Gloving the Golem

The decline and collapse of the Soviet Union and the relaxation of emigration restrictions in the Second World would witness an exodus of Jews from formerly socialist republics to the … Continue reading

January 6, 2019 · 14 Comments

A Poetic Interlude in the Congo

Details of the CIA’s covert warfare in the Congo during the mid-1960s were revealed for the first time earlier this year when James M. Hawes published his memoir Cold War … Continue reading

December 28, 2018 · 11 Comments

“Narco-Stalinism” at the End of the Cold War

Two years ago, I wrote a speculative article titled “Have a Cigar”, in which I considered the allegations that Fidel Castro’s Cuba was a hub of the cocaine trade and … Continue reading

November 17, 2018 · 18 Comments

The Awesomely Racist Making of an Eighties Action Classic

One of my earliest memories of seeing an action movie projected on the big screen is when my father took me to see Dolph Lundgren in Red Scorpion in 1989. … Continue reading

September 2, 2018 · 7 Comments

Laurenco Marques to Los Angeles: The Story of the Mozambique Drill

Seënwense vanuit die VSA vir Suidlanders…👌🏻 pic.twitter.com/eHHUBhjmDD — Gustav Müller (@Gustav_Muller_) July 13, 2018 It may surprise the reader – or, then again, it might make perfect sense – to … Continue reading

July 13, 2018 · 4 Comments

Rhodesia’s Crippled Eagles: America’s Soldiers of Fortune

As highlighted previously at Skynet, many Americans during the 1970s took more than a casual interest in the plight of embattled Rhodesians, seeing in them brother defenders of a free … Continue reading

July 8, 2018 · 15 Comments

White America Recognizes Itself in the Rhodesian Mirror

Concurrently with the ostensible threat from communist domino-toppling in Southeast Asia, American conservatives in the 1960s and 1970s found themselves preoccupied with developments in African countries undergoing decolonization. “For those … Continue reading

June 30, 2018 · 9 Comments

A “New Element” in Postcolonial Africa

Being the seeker after the obscure that I am, I’ve been perusing some Soviet commentaries on the politico-economic situations in various African countries during the 1960s, following ostensible independence from … Continue reading

June 24, 2018 · 10 Comments

Review: Protocols of the Elders of Zanuck

“Protocols of the Elders of Zanuck is a book about the movie industry as a means of convincing and thereby controlling the American people. It is also a book exploring … Continue reading

June 3, 2018 · 14 Comments

Carl Jung’s Spooky Postwar Proto-Petersonism

Two years ago, an acquaintance handed me several books by Carl Jung, one of which was 1957’s The Undiscovered Self. Actually, apparently having forgotten that he had already given it … Continue reading

May 10, 2018 · 51 Comments