Many meaningful words were exchanged in the meeting that Bolivian President Evo Morales had with a group of American congressmen in La Paz. One statement in particular from Sen. Tom Harkin — chair of the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions — stood out in particular: "It's frequently said [Read more]
The U.S. does not have the will or the means to reverse this chapter of history. Obama would be wise to recognize this reality and return to the negotiating table with Russia to work on resolving truly important global issues.
That the Russian Federation should demand, in categorical fashion, that Ukraine change its political system to a federal one and give its regions "wide powers," is a manifestation of arrogance and brazen cynicism.
Why does Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov think he has the right to say, as he did last Sunday in [Read more]