The Jewish Century by Yuri Slezkine treats of Jewish history, their meteoric rise to power during the Industrial Revolution, and the role of Jewishness in defining the 20th century–thus the book title. The book is striking, in that Slezkine–a renowned Jewish academic and winner of the National Jewish Book Award–discloses usually reserved truths about Jewish… Continue reading The Jewish Century
In 2016, then- candidate Donald Trump railed against pointless overseas ventures, and sought to warm relations between America and Russia. And for promoting peace, President Trump was then accused of ‘colluding’ with Vladimir Putin on the campaign trail, in an allegedly grand act of treason. Since then, collusion delusion proponents have largely won out, in… Continue reading Encouraging signs in America- Russia relations
By Patrick J. Buchanan, July 14, 2017: “Is Russia an enemy of the United States?” NBC’s Kasie Hunt demanded of Ted Cruz. Replied the runner-up for the GOP nomination, “Russia is a significant adversary. Putin is a KGB thug.” To Hillary Clinton running mate Tim Kaine, the revelation that Donald Trump Jr., entertained an offer… Continue reading Russia Baiters and Putin Haters
Hillsdale College, by Christopher Caldwell, March 2017: Vladimir Putin is a powerful ideological symbol and a highly effective ideological litmus test. He is a hero to populist conservatives around the world and anathema to progressives. I don’t want to compare him to our own president, but if you know enough about what a given American… Continue reading How to think about Vladimir Putin
“Is McCain Hijacking Trump’s Foreign Policy”, Pat Buchanan, March 16, 2017: “The senator from Kentucky,” said John McCain, speaking of his colleague Rand Paul, “is working for Vladimir Putin … and I do not say that lightly.” What did Sen. Paul do to deserve being called a hireling of Vladimir Putin? He declined to support… Continue reading Is McCain Hijacking Trump’s Foreign Policy?
“Is a Trump- Putin Detente dead?”, Pat Buchanan, February 20, 2017: Among the reasons Donald Trump is president is that he read the nation and the world better than his rivals. He saw the surging power of American nationalism at home, and of ethnonationalism in Europe. And he embraced Brexit. While our bipartisan establishment worships… Continue reading Is a Trump- Putin Detente dead?
Joe Biden, an old establishment Democratic hack, recently came out with some interesting claims. While at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Biden accused Russia of testing “the fault lines of western nations” and aiming to return “to a politics defined by spheres of influence.” Biden continued; “with many countries in Europe slated to hold… Continue reading Is Russia a threat to the liberal international order?
“Can Trump and Putin Avert Cold War II?”, Pat Buchanan, January 2, 2017: In retaliation for the hacking of John Podesta and the DNC, Barack Obama expelled 35 Russian diplomats and ordered closure of their country houses on Long Island and Maryland’s Eastern shore. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warned that 35 U.S. diplomats would be… Continue reading Can Trump and Putin Avert Cold War II?
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Since when were the minow ex- republics of the Soviet Union worth risking a world war? We desperately need a return to Cold- War type foreign policies in approaches to the Russian sphere of influence. Germany is preparing to deploy its most modern ‘Leopard 2’ tanks and more than 600 infantrymen to Lithuania as it… Continue reading Germany to send modern tanks to Russian border – Defense Ministry
Mikhail Gorbachev, a man whose heroic Cold War feats are often forgotten, has recently re- emerged with a dire warning for the world. On Thursday, Gorbachev warned tensions between Russia and America had reached a dangerous point. From the man who championed Glasnost, Perestroika, and oversaw the drastic deescalation in Cold War rivalries, these are genuinely fearful remarks… Continue reading Mikhail Gorbachev’s grave warning to the world
Tensions are mounting in Syria as in one of the last vestiges of rebel power; Aleppo, conflict is intensifying, as the Assad regime accompanied with Russia and Iran, edges closer towards victory. While the scenes in this Western- driven war have already been horrific, this situation has been compounded by speculation that perhaps a larger… Continue reading Tensions mounting over Syria
30 years ago you might not have thought it feasible, whilst the Soviet Union was being denounced as a ‘godless’ power in decline. But fast forward 30 years and the clear defender against atheistic, decadent practices including transgenderism, gay marriage, abortion, infertility and nonsensical multiculturalism is the Russian Federation; with Vladimir Putin at the helm of… Continue reading Russia: the new defender of Christendom
Its been an accusation leveled at the United States on several occasions, due to its foreign policy pursued in Syria. We know already about the suspicious Islamist leanings of Barrack Obama, and the curious inaction of his administration to’degrade and ultimately destroy ISIS’, as was once promised. But is it possible really, to definitively determine whether or not Obama… Continue reading Is the United States supporting ISIS?
In the past few days, Saudi Arabia has begun to send troops to its military base in Turkey, in preparation for a potential ground invasion of Syria. The Saudi foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir has made clear they aim to eliminate Al- Assad from Syrian leadership, in stating; “There will be no Bashar- Al Assad in the future”.… Continue reading Saudi Arabia wants to go in to Syria