Russian-American Relations: Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way

Russian-American Relations: Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way

The highly anticipated Putin-Biden Summit resulted in very few tangible outcomes, but obsessing over that fact misses the most important point, which is that their leaders confirmed that there’s a mutual will to improve their relations. Presidents Putin and Biden went into Wednesday’s summit with the intention of rescuing their bilateral relations from their lowest…

Will The US Stir Up More Trouble in the South China Sea This Summer?

Will The US Stir Up More Trouble in the South China Sea This Summer?

Even a pragmatic understanding between the US and Russia to “regulate” their regional competition in Central & Eastern Europe could enable America to focus more closely on “containing” China instead of having to simultaneously balance such efforts between Beijing and Moscow. American meddling in the South China Sea might get much worse this summer as…

How Serious Are Poland’s Grand Strategic Disagreements With the US?

How Serious Are Poland’s Grand Strategic Disagreements With the US?

Few could have expected that one of America’s top allies anywhere in the world would so seriously disagree with its patron, but that’s exactly what happened after Polish officials publicly expressed deep concern over the US’ recent recalibration of relations with Russia, prompting observers to wonder exactly how far everything will go and towards what…

Republicans Should Applaud Biden’s New Approach to Russia

Republicans Should Applaud Biden’s New Approach to Russia

Biden is surprisingly attempting to accomplish what Trump was unable to pull off due to selfishly politicized “deep state” pressure at the time, and that’s responsibly regulate the US’ comprehensive competition with Russia so as to free up the strategic resources to more aggressively “contain” China, which should therefore earn him the applause of every…

There Are No Democracies or Autocracies, Only Governments

There Are No Democracies or Autocracies, Only Governments

The division of the world into “democracies” and “autocracies” is an inaccurate reflection of reality. There are just governments, and each has elements of these two categories within them, albeit to differing extents depending on the particularities of the national model presently in practice. US President Joe Biden told American service members late last month…