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Posts tagged “Russia”

The Wheat & The Tares In Russia

In First Things, John Burgess has a long, thoughtful, fairly comprehensive report …

Posted April 16th, 2014

View From Your Table

Our first VFYT from Russia! The reader writes: It’s springtime in northern …

Posted April 12th, 2014

Seems Like Old (Soviet) Times

Yesterday in Moscow, a chilling sign of the times appeared: A giant banner …

Posted April 12th, 2014

The Chapel In The Woods

What a time we had last night in our little Orthodox mission …

Posted April 10th, 2014

Kursk Root Icon Coming To St. Francisville

That video above is from 2009, when the Kursk Root icon returned …

Posted April 1st, 2014

The West’s Outrage Porn Over Crimea

Simon Jenkins says that the Western do-something professionals are basically circle-jerking over …

Posted March 12th, 2014

The Unseriousness Of Contemporary Religion

From the Journals Of Father Alexander Schmemann, an Orthodox priest, this combination …

Posted March 7th, 2014

Inside Putin’s Head

David Brooks says that if we’re going to understand what makes Vladimir …

Posted March 4th, 2014

What’s Russia’s Game?

As events have unfolded rapidly today, I find myself perplexed over why …

Posted March 1st, 2014

No, Sen. McCain, We Are Americans

Quoting administration sources, the Washington Post reports that Russian troops have invaded …

Posted February 28th, 2014

Casa Yanukovych

So, Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych has fled the capital, and left behind …

Posted February 22nd, 2014

Dying In Vain, Not For Freedom

A Ukrainian friend passes along this op-ed from a Russian media outlet. …

Posted February 21st, 2014

On Russia, Don’t Believe The US Media

So says the veteran Princeton and NYU Russia expert Stephen F. Cohen, …

Posted February 20th, 2014

Against Frogs & Russkies

Steve Sailer and one of his readers notice something interesting. Sailer’s reader …

Posted February 13th, 2014

You Gluttonous Orthodox Worm

If you are an Orthodox Christian, it will not have escaped your …

Posted February 13th, 2014

Nuland Working To Overthrow Ukraine Government

Did you hear the audio of the phone call between Assistant US …

Posted February 10th, 2014

Daft Russian Cop Punk

Above, a studio version of the Moscow police choir singing Daft Punk’s …

Posted February 9th, 2014