See TAI Adam Garfinkle’s essays on Syria/Middle East/ U.S. Diplomacy.
See Aurel Brown’s TAI essay on Putin and Russian decline. It is an empire in accelerating collapse.
But that makes the failures of Obama, Kerry, et al. all the more astounding. Perhaps there’s “magical thinking” going on here in the US — after all, doesn’t that describe our political class and its continuing abject attachment to the empty suit in the White House? Its rah-rah cheerleading of a slow-growing economy with inadequate job and capital formation? Wall Street’s sell side obsession with peddling overpriced stocks to gullible and confused investors? Its distracting of people’s attention from the slow-motion implosion of Obamacare? Its alternate ignoring of the outside world, then making absurd claims about Obama’s supposed diplomatic genius?
Russia’s decline? Hilarious! US Cities are going broke
Funniest 3 paragraphs I have read in while. Neocon redneck we-rule-the-world-and-dont-you-forget-it horse shit. Staggering to think that a lot of American’s think they are the world’s policeman and are really convinced they are rightful moral arbiters on the world despite the fact that USA is solely responsible for more death and destruction since WW2 than any other nation. FACT.
Creeping economic implosion is facilitating the demise of US Empire.
You might as well sit down and fill your face full of popcorn and enjoy the show.
I’m not sure what article you thought you were reading, but all I got from this was that Russia is riding roughshod over the United States.
Punks get punked.