“The new despotisms designate us as the enemy of humankind” | EUROtoday

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Q4 billion individuals out of ten dwell underneath their yoke. Five neo-empires – China, Russia, Turkey, Iran, India – wish to share the world, and have in widespread a hatred of the West, or what they suppose to be. In his new essay, West, international enemy No. 1 (Albin Michel), Jean-François Colosimo dissects the geopolitical upheaval at work, putting it in a historic trajectory.

Point : You say that we’re experiencing a “blinding shift in the world”. Which ?

Jean-François Colosimo: End of historical past, conflict of civilizations, American hyperpower, international multilateralism… All the geopolitical prophecies of post-communism have been denied. We dreamed of common peace, right here we’re plunged into the nightmare of perpetual hostility…

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