No, Putin Didn’t Just Threaten to Take Over Kazakhstan

No, Putin Didn’t Just Threaten to Take Over Kazakhstan

There’s no factual basis whatsoever at all to that scenario but dishonestly hinting otherwise is meant to artificially manufacture the information warfare narrative that Russia can’t be trusted even by its own mutual defense allies like Kazakhstan. The Telegraph published an inflammatory piece over the weekend headlined “Vladimir Putin’s veiled threat to ex-Soviet states: ‘You’re…

Russia’s New Rules

Russia’s New Rules

Russia is done with the West. The divorce is nearly complete. In the past few days we’ve heard from all major Russian leaders the same thing, “The West will play by our rules now.” You can decide for yourselves whether Russia is writing checks they can’t cash, but in the words of Foreign Minister Sergei…

Debunking the Fake News That Ukraine Is “Defending Poland’s Democracy”

Debunking the Fake News That Ukraine Is “Defending Poland’s Democracy”

Ukraine isn’t “defending Poland’s democracy”, it’s just turning into a money pit for LARPing Polish politicians. Ukrainian Defense Minister Reznikov claimed on Wednesday in an interview with Polish TV during his visit to Warsaw that “If Ukraine does not stop the Russians with your help, the Russians will come to you. Your boys and girls…

Society of Spectacle

Society of Spectacle

The Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the U.S. Capitol, whose first of six televised hearings began last Thursday, is spectacle replacing politics. There is nothing substantially new in the accusations. The committee lacks prosecutorial power. No charges have been filed by Attorney General Merrick Garland against former President Donald Trump and…