About Me

This is the personal blog of T.J. Petrowski.

T.J. Petrowski is a Marxist-Leninist geopolitical analyst, specialist in ethnic and separatist conflicts as well as the politics and history of the Middle East, Central Asia, and the Caucasus, and book collector, based in Winnipeg, Canada.

Articles and papers he has written include “US, EU Prepare for Intervention in Mali” (2013), “The Crisis in the Central African Republic” (2013), “U.S. Military Option Worst Response to Nigeria Crisis” (2014), “The Human Cost of the FIFA World Cup” (2014), “Eritrea: The ‘Cuba of Africa’” (2014), “The Profits Behind Drone Warfare” (2014), “Attack in Paris a Direct Result of Western Imperialism” (2015), “Afghanistan War is Far from Over” (2015), “The War on ISIS is a Farce” (2015), “Refugee Crisis is a Crisis of Imperialism” (2015), “Canada’s $15 Billion Saudi Arms Deal: What History Tells Us” (2016), “The Permanent War Economy and De-industrialization” (2016), “The Grenfell Fire: Austerity is Terrorism” (2017), “Soviet Nationalities Policy and National Territorial Delimitation: “Divide at Impera”?” (2019), “Marxism and the National Question: Nagorno-Karabakh in Context” (2019), and “An Analysis of Soviet Economic Policy in the Periphery: Tajikistan in Context” (2019), Democracy in Canada: Fact or Fiction? (2021), Terrorism and International Law in Palestine (2021), The Right to Self-Determination in Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) (2021), and The 2021 Taliban “Victory”: A U.S.-backed Coup (2021).