Category Archives: Russia

How To Avoid Being Called A Russian Agent Online

Caitlin Johnstone, a down-under very-lefty, waives copyright. Her offering today made it irresistible to copy her, wholesale:

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Clippings and Comments, 2/19/19

An American in Russia, the abortion nexus in the Ralph Northram “racism” story, Islam in America, and more. Continue reading

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Clippings, 2/16/19

1 If you subscribe to First Things, don’t miss Baptism of Blood in the March edition. If you don’t, save the link for 30 days or so and the paywall will drop: [W]hen they saw the video and knew with … Continue reading

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Spinning narratives

Does anybody report facts without weaving them into a preferred narrative any more. Would we read it if they did? Continue reading

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Potpourri, Solstice 2018

Mostly clippings, but a wee bit of original thought. Continue reading

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Potpourri 8/22/18

1 As a means of exposing those who insist of seeing Russian President Vladimir Putin as a reincarnation of Josef Stalin, it would be good to look at Putin’s relationship with the great Soviet dissident and anti-communist hero, Alexander Solzhenitsyn, … Continue reading

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Trimmer callout

In foreign policy at least, Donald Trump is playing autocrat. What are we going to do about it? Continue reading

Posted in American Folk Religion, Anodynes & Nostrums, Foreign Affairs, Patriotic Correctness, Political correctness, Political Matters, populism, Russia, Thrown down gauntlet, Transvaluation of Values

Zombie Reaganism lives

Proof once again that it’s surprisingly hard to think outside the box. Continue reading

Posted in Anodynes & Nostrums, conservatism, Political Matters, Russia, Zombie Reaganism

For the record

If you’ve followed this blog for long, you may have noted that I’m a bit of a Russophile. Of course, I’m also an Anglophile and increasingly a Francophile, all for various reasons. But back to Russia. I’m rooting for Russia … Continue reading

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Troll farming

“Have we ever tried to meddle in other countries’ elections?” Laura Ingraham asked former CIA Director James Woolsey this weekend. With a grin, Woolsey replied, “Oh, probably.” “We don’t do that anymore though?” Ingraham interrupted. “We don’t mess around in … Continue reading

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, Empire, Foreign Affairs, Political Matters, Russia, ThingsThatFrustrateMeAbout2016