Russia

Five Guidelines for America's Foreign Policy Towards Russia
March 05, 2014

Changing Russian policy is doable if the US is careful and adroit. 

Ukraine Crisis News Roundup: March 5
March 05, 2014

John Kerry's on the move, and Hillary Clinton compared Putin to Hitler.

Joining Internet Commenters Everywhere, Hillary Clinton Compares Putin to Hitler
March 05, 2014

Hillary Clinton reportedly compared Vladimir Putin to Hitler. The analogy is off, and also seems unpresidential (which isn't irrelevant in Clinton's case).

The Most Interesting Part of Abby Martin’s Outburst on Russia Today: Its Aftermath
March 05, 2014

Russia Today's image management team went totally off the rails.

The Increasingly Awkward Conservative Crush on Putin
Mad about Vlad!
March 04, 2014

Strong, mean, shirtless.

Pro-Russian Fighters Beat Our Ukrainian Students With Bats
A dispatch by two eastern Ukrainian teachers
March 04, 2014

The protesters who took over government buildings in Kharkiv on Monday could not help being pro-Russian, since they were Russians, brought from Russia by bus.

British Officials Oppose Sanctions Because Russia's Elite Are London's Cash Cows
March 04, 2014

Rich Russians live all over Europe, and they spend a lot of money. If it wants to punish Putin, Europe has to persuade its citizens to forgo that cash.

What the Crisis in Ukraine Means for Its 70,000 Jews
March 04, 2014

Do Ukrainian Jews have more to fear from pro-Western nationalist fascists or Russian sympathizers?

Ukraine Crisis News Roundup: March 4
March 04, 2014

Putin rants, panic calms, and rumors circulate that Yanukovich is dead.

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