Ukraine

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How 10 years of US meddling in Ukraine undermined democracy and fueled war

While the Biden administration claims to be “defending democracy” in Ukraine, its role there has caused political upheaval from Kyiv to Washington. A Ukrainian insider reveals new details.

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‘Ukraine Today Is Not a Democracy’: An Interview with Former Ambassador Jack Matlock

Jack F. Matlock, Jr. served from 1987 until 1991 as the US ambassador in the Soviet Union and from 1981 until 1983 in Czechoslovakia. Es served in the National Security Council under President Reagan and participated in several arms control summits, including in Reykjavik in 1986. In total he served 35 years in the US Foreign Service, from 1956 until 1991. From 1996 until 2001 he served was the George F. Kennan Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey. He is the author of three books: Superpower Illusions (2010), Reagan and Gorbachev: How the Cold War Ended (2004) und Autopsy of an Empire (1995). What follows is the transcript of a conversation held on April 22, 2024. The transcript was lightly edited for clarity and length.

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VIDEO: John Mearsheimer: Trying to Make Sense of the Ukraine War

Professor John Mearsheimer talks with Judge Napolitano about the current state of the war in Ukraine.

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What Killed the Peace Talks in Ukraine?

The accepted Western narrative is that, in February 2022, Russia launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine with the intent of conquering the entire country. But there is a competing narrative that is compelling enough to be worthy of consideration.

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Col. Douglas Macgregor torches Trump over support for bill funding wars in Ukraine and Israel

Retired Colonel Douglas Macgregor said Donald Trump has aligned himself ‘with the money pigs in Washington’ by supporting the bill to send billions of dollars to war efforts overseas.

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What $61 Billion for Ukraine Won’t Do

There are problems money can’t fix.

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U.S. Helps Pro-Ukraine Media Run a Fog Machine of War

Ukraine’s American-backed fight against Russia is being waged not only in the blood-soaked trenches of the Donbas region but also on what military planners call the cognitive battlefield – to win hearts and minds.

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Is It Game, Set, Match to Moscow?

The American brand will suffer so long as Washington pretends its capacities are limitless.

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Geoffrey Roberts – Putin’s Trump Card: Ukrainian Membership of NATO

In this novel analysis Geoff recommends that Russia allow Ukraine to join NATO in order to achieve peace

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The Passing of the $95 Billion Aid Package

What difference will the passing of the enormous $95 billion aid package for Ukraine, Taiwan and Israel make? A very great deal But none of it in the way expected and predicted.