socialism

  1. Caucus-Ruso-Persian

    Changes to the October Revolution of 1917

    The League of Nations allows for further occupation of certain Russian lands, in which the allies were currently holding, in order to allow the regrouping of the white army. Even though the Russian people are tired of war, The Allies continue to hold their positions to support the white army...
  2. Gukpard

    If the KMT wins the chinese civil war, would asia be less developed today?

    The PoD is that the KMT defeats the communists in Manchuria. later Korea is unified under south korea and Vietnam remains divided until 1989 when it's communsit government fall. Without the warsaw pact over asia, the american government might not feel inclined to invest heavily as they did on...
  3. WI - Socialism in South America without USSR

    Much of South America's failure can be traced back to big state socialism and its implications. My question is, how badly were South American socialist movements affected by Soviet aid? Without it, how right wing and/or free market would the region generally be? EDIT: For the record, let's...
  4. GauchoBadger

    How likely is a post-WWI Red France?

    After years of war and the Nivelle Offensive of 1917, the french army of World War I was in a poor state, with notable mutinies. It was only after the entry of the US that the army was relieved. So, what if the germans had a more favourable tectical-strategical position after Russia's surrender...
  5. PachPachis

    Fastest Post-1991 Socialist Western Europe

    I'm working on a timeline where Western Europe is a coalition of democratic socialist countries, but being a yank I don't have the knowledge to realistically bring about such a thing. I was thinking the Blair-ite approach fails, but that doesn't seem like enough. Starting after the fall of the...
  6. WotanArgead

    Kaiserreich - Russian Left-wing radical parties

    Hello comrades. As you know, the famous Kaiserreich mod, although distinguished by the elaboration of the world, is not reliable from a historical point of view. In particular, they blown out the leader of the Bolsheviks, Bukharin .... And why are the Left Socialist-Revolutionaries social...
  7. WotanArgead

    An updated Union - factionalism or multi-party system?

    Dear forum users, many argue about whether it is possible, whether the victory of the USSR and its allies in the Cold War. Today, I raise a close problem - in order to win, the Union needed to democratize its political system (just as the West needed to develop its social programs). The question...
  8. WotanArgead

    Soviet Victory in the Cold War: Cultural Change.

    There are many timelines dedicated to the victory of the Reds in the Cold War. All of them assess the fate of the world and humanity in different ways, but they all missed an important part of people's lives - culture (in the broadest sense of the word). In fact, many omit the "soul" of a...
  9. ronaldo

    The beginning of WW3

    The beginning of WW3 Many known scenarios may begin or have begun the Third World War as Chinese invasion of Taiwan, Russian invasion of Eastern Europe, an Iranian nuclear state, North Korea invading the south and attacking the West, Pakistani and Indian. These scenarios are already known, I...
  10. Skeletor 1917

    From Reds to Brown:Revolutionary Serbia TL

    From Reds to Brown:Revolutionary Serbia is TL in witch there are two PODs that will change fate of Serbia and even Balkan.First POD is that Svetozar Markovic, socialist doesn't die of tuberculosis witch lead to creation of stronger Socialist Serbian party and second POD witch is successful...
  11. Kumarbi

    Blessed Are The Meek

    Blessed are the Meek Part 1: The Heavenly Kingdom Chapter 1: Cologne October 11, 1842 Cologne, Prussia, German Confederation Friedrich Engels circa 1840 On a cold evening in the fall of 1842, a storm passed over the city of Cologne. Winds whipped across the land and an ominous...
  12. Bulgaria leaves the Eastern Bloc in the early 1970s and integrates with the West

    Hey guys, some time ago I started thinking about an event that might very well have brought Bulgaria out of Eastern Bloc as early as the 1960s and I wonder what you think of that. Some Basic Assumptions Now, we all know that according to the Brezhnev doctrine (tested in practice by Khrustchev...
  13. Major Crimson

    The Red Crowns: The World of Imperial Socialism
    Threadmarks: Prologue

    By Major Crimson Prologue: Where the Road Leads Extract from: Shaping the World: The Ideologies of the 20th Century By: Arthur E. Johnson On the 19th of May 1919, five thousand miles apart, two yet-to-be-important men made two yet-to-be-important speeches. On the stairs of the Bodleian...
  14. AlfieJ

    G O R G E O U S

    Galloway resigns: Announces “new worker’s party” 20th July 2016 Internal divisions at the heart of the Labour Party took an unprecedented turn last night when the embattled Leader of the Opposition, George Galloway, announced his resignation and departure from the party. The shock move comes...
  15. Major Crimson

    A Thousand Shades of Red - A Wikibox Compendium

    A Thousand Shades of Red By Major Crimson, A Wikibox Compendium from the Shades of Red world Prologue Arise, Ye Prisoners of Starvation ----------------- Connection-Secure Welcome to EB Connect, hosted by ComWEB, please enter login: OpName: AEJ/Magd/OX/CBR Passcode: #######...
  16. Skeletor 1917

    Socialist Serbia

    Guys I need your help for mine first AH scenario Here ,first Serbian party "People's Radical Party" never get close to government and keep their socialist ideas even going with agricultural socialism and promoting state where farmers would directly control state. This new change to more radical...
  17. Kumarbi

    WI: Western Anarchism rises from Liberalism instead of Socialism.

    The basic idea is that one of the 19th century liberal free-trade supporters or possibly one of the 18th century French Physiocrats decides that no government sounds like a pretty good idea and coins the word "anarchism" before Proudhon. How would anarchism develop from then on? How would it...
  18. Socialism/Communism analogs in the 19th century or before

    How early could a radically egalitarian ideology similar to socialism arise in history? I remember a Byzantium TL with something about a city-state (Thessalonica?) like city nominally under Constantinople's control but merely paying taxes and not much else, whose upper-class was purge and its...
  19. WI: Steunenberg trial goes the other way, Haywood convicted?

    I just finished reading Big Trouble by J. Anthony Lukas, which follows the trial of "Big Bill" Haywood and two other leaders of the Western Federation of Miners for conspiracy in the 1905 assassination of Idaho governor Frank Steunenberg. According to Lukas, the jury ultimately decided for the...
  20. WI: Socialism failed to take over Russia, but was established in Germany?

    So, say that the Bolsheviks failed to take over Russia and as a result the USSR ,and it's influence on Socialism, is butterflied away leaving no (awful Soviet) model for other countries to follow, which means different types of socialism can come to fruition. However, in Germany, let's say...
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