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Libertarian Party: No War With Russia

In February of 1990 U.S. leaders journeyed to Moscow to make an offer to the Soviets. Then Secretary of State James Baker suggested that in exchange for a unified Germany, the U.S. would make “iron-clad guarantees” that NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) would not expand “one inch Eastward.” Soviet dominance in Eastern Europe was … Continue reading "Libertarian Party: No War With Russia"

Democrats Pushing ‘Kill Back Better’ for Ukraine

They can’t get Build Back Better for America passed but House and Senate Dems are greenlighting Kill Back Better of a cool half a billion in weaponry for Ukraine to stop an imagined Russian invasion. OK, maybe Russia will invade, but certainly won’t if America will simply negotiate Russia’s valid security concerns of endless encroachment … Continue reading "Democrats Pushing ‘Kill Back Better’ for Ukraine"

Pentagon vs. State: Biden Team at War With Itself Over Russia-Ukraine Invasion Narrative

While the US Embassy in Kiev released a statement urging Americans to leave Ukraine due to the threat of a Russian invasion, the Pentagon continues to back down from the scare stories. The government of Ukraine continues to pour cold water on Biden Admin scare stories. Is this whole thing a dangerous propaganda play? Reprinted … Continue reading "Pentagon vs. State: Biden Team at War With Itself Over Russia-Ukraine Invasion Narrative"

Stoltenberg Address and What It Means for World Peace

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has just finished his address and virtual press conference on NATO and the U.S. State Department separately presenting their written responses to Russia’s security demands of the past couple months. The Russian demands include a pledge for NATO not to admit Georgia and Ukraine, both which border Russia, into the … Continue reading "Stoltenberg Address and What It Means for World Peace"

Conflicts of Interest: Cold War Served Hot, Hawks Cry For Russian Blood

On COI #222, Kyle Anzalone and Connor Freeman cover the hawks advocating the killing of Russians, the ongoing Cold War with China, and recent violence in Syria. Connor reviews his latest column discussing the Washington imperial elite’s calls for Russian blood during the Ukraine crisis. The Biden administration, the CIA, Senators from both parties, and … Continue reading "Conflicts of Interest: Cold War Served Hot, Hawks Cry For Russian Blood"

The Pro- Détente Position of Willy Brandt’s ‘Ostpolitik’

Open Letter signed by 40 top former diplomats, military officers and political scientists condemning U.S. belligerence and drumbeats of war Many of us were surprised and impressed by the bold statements on behalf of common sense dealings with Vladimir Putin to de-escalate the conflict over Ukraine made by the German navy chief Vice Admiral Kay-Achim … Continue reading "The Pro- Détente Position of Willy Brandt’s ‘Ostpolitik’"

Putin in 2022 and Yeltsin in 1999

For years Western governments, their loyal oppositions and their servile (and controlled) news media have portrayed the Russian government of President Vladimir Putin as irrationally hostile toward NATO, often contrasting his alleged behavior to that of his predecessor Boris Yeltsin. The above characterization of Putin is inaccurate. He didn’t say much if anything about the … Continue reading "Putin in 2022 and Yeltsin in 1999"

Aaron Maté: US and UK Escalate Russia War Fever, but NATO Splits Over Ukraine Emerge

From The Grayzone: Pushback with Aaron Maté The US and UK are ramping up threats to Russia over Ukraine by sending more weapons, vowing more sanctions, and lodging evidence-free claims of a Russian plot to install a pro-Kremlin leader. But comments by Germany’s navy chief that Russia “deserves respect” – leading to his resignation – … Continue reading "Aaron Maté: US and UK Escalate Russia War Fever, but NATO Splits Over Ukraine Emerge"