World Politics

Rewriting Russian History

A battle for the future shape of Russia's education system is under way.

The America Europe needs right now is missing

A blog on countering Russian influence abroad by Anne Applebaum.

China gets a new system to curb corruption — and ideological lapses

The Communist Party gives itself more policing and judicial powers.

Leading or Menacing?

Trump-Putin alliance could spell disaster for former eastern bloc.

First steps in the Hague

Russia is at war with Ukraine and is occupying its territory, the International Criminal Court ruled.

Three fingers of a crippled hand

Hungary: an oligarch, the media and the government.

China in Africa: lessons for Europe

Chinese infiltration into Africa is important, since in the long-term, it will be far more successful.

Russian Messianism

I recently spoke to a long-time friend, who is a ‘Putin sympathiser’.

The Russian Ambassador doesn’t apologise

Demanding an explanation from an ambassador is usually a sign of distrust. The Russian ambassador in Prague was not really disturbed by this fact.

Immigration and Europe’s Limitations

Humanitarian crisis is a hot topic. Politicians, various activists, but also ordinary citizens are rightly pressuring for something to be done. But what?

Europe descending to war

Vladimir Putin identified himself and his own image as that of Russia.

The Parts Are Greater than the Sum

Chapter II of the book Chop Shop, The Deconstruction of America.

Conned by Neocons on my way to writing an article

Writers love metaphor and in one case I loved mine too dearly.

Chop Shop Theory

Chapter I of the book Chop Shop, The Deconstruction of America.

The Death-Spiral of the Obama Presidency

Transparency was Obama’s campaign promise and the National Security Agency’s secret spying exposed the presidential reality. And there is more.

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