Category Archives: Russia

The meek shall not inherit the earth

By David Murrin, author of Breaking the Code of History We have often discussed the psychology of national aggression, based on where each party is on their empire cycle. In the case of Britain and Russia, both parties have been … Continue reading

Posted in David Murrin, Donald Trump, Putin, Russia, United Kingdom

Populism, Trump, and the future of democracy

By Michael J. Sandel in Global Geopolitics These are dangerous times for democracy. Russia, Turkey, Hungary, Poland, and other places that once offered democratic hope are now, in varying degrees, falling into authoritarianism. Democracy is also in trouble in sturdier … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democracy, Donald Trump, Russia, Turkey, United States

What Does the New Caspian Sea Agreement Mean For the Energy Market?

By Stratfor Worldview Leaders from Russia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan have spent over 20 years trying to negotiate a deal over how to manage the ownership of the Caspian Sea and its surrounding areas. On Aug. 12, in the … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Energy, Russia

Rudy Giuliani’s ‘disgraceful’ comments about Mueller could backfire on President Trump, experts say

By Denis Slattery of the New York Daily News “America’s Mayor” has fully become President Trump’s pit bull. Rudy Giuliani’s public offensive against special counsel Robert Mueller and his Russia investigation may not be sound legal strategy — but his … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Robert Mueller, Russia

Trump made 2 problematic admissions about the Trump Tower meeting

By Aaron Blake of the Washington Post President Trump has yet again tweeted about his personal legal issues in a way he perhaps shouldn’t have. The Washington Post reported Saturday that Trump had expressed concerns in the past week about … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Russia, Washington Post