A Pussy Riot founder on the occupation of Crimea—and the silence in Moscow
Pussy Riot's Maria Alyokhina on the occupation of Crimea—and the silence in Moscow
Western arrogance left Russia feeling humiliated—and led to the rise of Vladimir Putin.
President Maduro is wrong. The country is closer to an autocracy.
Don't blame Russia. It was a battle among ruling elites.
As the protests in Ukraine descended into violence earlier this week, a blame game began among foreign leaders. Russia pointed fingers at the protesters for attempting a "coup," and said many western countries "are also to blame." President Barack Obama, meanwhile, said he holds the Ukrainian government "primarily responsible," while also condemning Russia's influence there and in Syria.
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Inside the framework for a two-state solution
Inside the framework for a two-state solution.
The Hottest Club in New York is .... Part of the United Nations
That law is: nothing is permanent.
The ethnic cleansing in Burma's northwest has followed a jerky rhythm, coming in fits and starts since the first Buddhist-on-Muslim attacks in the middle of 2012. I visited the area for an article in the current issue of the magazine, and found it in a dangerous lull, with many Burmese Buddhists thrilled by the prospect of driving out the remaining Muslims and killing those who resisted.
Everyone thought Iran's foreign minister was a pragmatist. They were wrong.
Think Iran's deal-making, American-educated foreign minister is a moderate? You wouldn't if you'd read his Farsi book