Posts Tagged: Ukraine crisis
Washington is responsible for a plethora of global calamities. But Putin's Russia isn't offering an appealing alternative at all.
If Ukraine wants to move closer to the West, it will probably have to submit to the knife.
Even a superpower can’t maintain dominance in every domain and also effectively address big-ticket items like climate change.
Congressional hawks are putting on a show in Washington, and they've invited the Israeli prime minister to guest star. Who else might fit the bill?
Ukraine faces an almost impossible task: carefully balancing its internal contradictions while initiating monumental reforms.
Washington's major limitation towards Russia is not a lack of military leadership, but a lack of moral leadership.
Vladimir Putin is not reviving the Cold War. Rather, the U.S. failed to end it when it had the chance.
As Ukraine was talking peace with its pro-Russian rebels, NATO leaders were talking war with Russia.
As Scotland considers an amicable split from the UK, messy divorce proceedings in Ukraine are convincing another unhappy family—NATO—to stick together.
The recent round of sanctions aimed at Moscow could backfire on Washington by accelerating a move away from the dollar as the world’s reserve currency.