A number of blog items have appeared recently on other sites:

The Revelations of Belarus

The Art of the Moscow Metro

Stalin’s Seven Sisters

These are on ‘Voyages on the Left’, while the following is on Political Theology:

John Locke, the Fall, and the Origin Myth of Capitalism (a snippet from Boer and Petterson, Idols of Nations)

Lhomme à la houe The Man with the Hoe