Today, while president in title, Putin is commissar or tsar but without the party and other apparatus or ideology to ensure his reign.
Xi seems oblivious to the negative consequences of this brave new world he is attempting to create.
Biden is right. We must stay the course until 2024. And that may be the toughest decision of all.
Putin’s current “saturation bombing” campaign is not unique to him.
After the election, Biden needs to give the speech of his life on his strategy for Ukraine.
One would be hard pressed to recall a time when “Great” was so far removed from Britain as it is today.
Too often, foreign personalities are regarded as if they were American, behaving as we would and not as they will.
For reasons that will consume millions of man hours of future research, both political parties have been captured by extremes.
Regarding U.S.-Russian-Soviet relations, October has been far riskier and more dangerous.
The U.S. public initially supported the Iraq War despite the absence of WMD. More likely, Russian security and police forces will quickly contain any riots and major protests.