Open Thread WE 22 MAR 23 ~ Seals and Crocks
Here's why Xi's Moscow visit is a key moment in the struggle to end US hegemony
The issue is the existing world order itself and its current organizing principle – America’s global hegemony.
Thus, much more coordination between Beijing and Moscow can be expected. This does not presage a new military bloc in Eurasia, but instead a greater joint effort to help the world move faster toward multipolarity, which effectively means ending American global hegemony.
In the hollowed halls of congress ..
1972 US Congress approves the Equal Rights Amendment (still not ratified)
1988 US Congress overrides President Reagan's veto of sweeping civil rights bill
On this day in history ..
1784 The Emerald Buddha is moved with great ceremony to its current place in Wat Phra Kaew, Thailand.
~ Inuit soapstone sculptured seal
~Illustration by Ravi Zupa