February 20, 2014

Putin's New Plan for Global Domination

Owen Matthews, The Spectator

The Associated Press

He wants to be the leader of global social conservatism. And he's made a good start.

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TAGGED: Russia, Vladimir Putin


February 9, 2014
Olympics Are Putin's Baby
The Daily Star
For President Vladimir Putin, the Sochi Games represents so much more. This is his baby, his opportunity to consolidate national pride, and to show the world that Russia is back, and is here to stay. more ››
February 12, 2014
Gay Rights Activists Play into Putin's Hands
Robert Zubrin, NRO
Russia doesn’t need gay-rights parades. Russia needs a Magna Carta. It needs limited government, separation or powers, and the rule of law. It needs freedom of speech and the right to a fair trial, which means trial by a... more ››
February 12, 2014
You're Getting a Distorted View of Russia
Stephen Cohen, The Nation
The degradation of mainstream American press coverage of Russia, a country still vital to US national security, has been under way for many years. If the recent tsunami of shamefully unprofessional and politically inflammatory... more ››
February 9, 2014
Putin's Western Critics Botch It
Christopher Caldwell, Financial Times
Media interest in the alleged corruption around Olympic construction has been obsessive. more ››
February 11, 2014
Sochi and Schadenfreude
Andrew Cohen, Ottawa Citizen
It is open season on Russia. Angered by its contempt for human rights, its rampant corruption, its intimidation of Ukraine and its president-for-life, the West piles on.The context — or pretext — is the 2014 Winter Olympic... more ››