Just as Americans once had "Gorbymania" for Gorbachev, we need "Trumpomania."
<i>The American and Russian presidents have a fundamental need to continually manage external threats. Trump and Putin are alike, even though they have not met.</i>
The main “innovation” of the Trump era, which began on Jan. 20, is assumed to be the ever-closer relationship between the United States and Russia [Read more]
<i>The new U.S. administration will demonstrate fewer efforts to drive the world toward a brighter future, which will lead to some easing of the international order. However, one factor will prove dangerous in the future.</i>
The unexpected defeat of Hillary Clinton in the U.S. election was probably the most notable [Read more]
Trump’s strategy could trigger a new cold war. It would not be a repetition of the past but a new type liable to seriously damage the world economy.
In addition to moral negligence, America's inaction in Syria will have sanctioned Russia’s triumphant and destabilizing return to the international stage.
Lying on his political deathbed, Barack Obama acts according to the principle, “If I can’t have peace, no one will.” In any case, his decision to lift all restrictions on the supply of ammunition and weapons to the Islamic State, an organization banned in Russia, leads one to such a conclusion.
If Obama has thus far been unable to reach an agreement with Russia on Syria, it’s unclear why Russia would cut any kind of a deal with him now.
Clinton’s defeat disappointed not just American liberals but Russian conservatives as well.
These are in fact war crimes committed by a pontificating imperialism.