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Posts tagged “Putin”

A Last Meal with Boris Nemtsov

‘Everybody understands everything in this country’ said Putin critic, whose murder today isn’t hard to explain

Posted February 27th, 2015

Bizarro Putin

Putin is an SOB. But if he were Mr. Rogers, we wouldn’t be able to tell the difference

Posted February 24th, 2015

Bruce Jenner: Libertarian Hero

A case for star athlete’s sex change as evidence of what makes America great

Posted February 16th, 2015

Russia’s ‘Orthodox Jihad’

By ignoring religious side of New Cold War, West misses that Putin leads global Anti-WEIRD coalition

Posted February 5th, 2015

Putin, Checkmated?

Russia’s economic free fall and the fate of its leader

Posted December 17th, 2014

A Grab Bag of Random Awfulness

So much gobsmacking nonsense, so little time

Posted December 9th, 2014

Why Is Russia Dying?

The role of hopelessness in Russia’s unusually high mortality rate.

Posted September 9th, 2014

Imperialist Russia

Putin’s bellicose remarks on Kiev are outrageous.

Posted September 2nd, 2014

Putin Told Us So

If John McCain dies and goes to hell, he will spend eternity …

Posted August 23rd, 2014

Wanted: A Russian Hezbollah

The New Yorker‘s David Remnick has a great piece out describing the …

Posted August 4th, 2014

Russia, As Seen From Silicon Valley

Here’s a provocative essay by Max Skibinsky, a Russian emigre who is …

Posted July 22nd, 2014

The Monster Putin Created

David Remnick writes about a recent talk he had with former Putin …

Posted July 18th, 2014

Russia & The Fate Of KAL 007 Malaysian Airlines 17

As of this writing, we don’t yet know who shot down the …

Posted July 17th, 2014

Russia, Europe’s Best Friend?

The Times reports that Russia is becoming the darling of the European …

Posted May 21st, 2014

Will Ukraine Crisis Spark World War III?

Graham Allison consider it a remote possibility, but not as remote as …

Posted May 11th, 2014

Some Fascists Are More Kremlin-Approved Than Others

Here’s a bizarre story: the Kremlin-funded news network RT yesterday interviewed an …

Posted May 7th, 2014

Carl Bildt & Russian Disinformation

There’s a Russian news agency story rocketing around the Orthodox web alleging …

Posted May 5th, 2014