Author: Frida Ghitis, CNN

How Does Ukraine Negotiate With a Liar?

That truth is the first casualty of war has become a cliche, writes Frida Ghitis. But it didn’t take a war for Putin’s Russia to launch a stream of falsehoods and disinformation. The deceptions started decades ago and they never stopped. The war allow…

Biden Throws Down the Democracy Gauntlet

Frida Ghitis writes that President Biden’s speech on the anniversary of January 6 signaled a stark shift in his approach to the nation’s ongoing crisis of democracy. The shift reflected a recognition that the insurrection of January 6 is not simply a …