The Kremlin Is Winning
How the West uses a collection of “myths” about Russia to deceive itself about its own impotence.
The Ukraine Crisis What Would Putin's "Federalization" Look Like?
A map allegedly recovered from the Ukrainians Communist Party’s central offices shows Ukraine carved up into a collection of autonomous republics. Is this what Putin has in mind by “federalization”?
Falling into Putin’s Trap
Until now, stunned and appalled, the West has been merely reacting to the Kremlin’s moves, however belatedly or inadequately. But now, heading into the March 16 referendum, the liberal democracies seem prepared to accept the Russian annexation of Crimea as a fait accompli.