Political Corruption in U.S., Germany, and Russia

Political Corruption in U.S., Germany, and Russia

The U.S. Government shaped the Governments of Germany and of Russia; and, therefore, the campaign-finance laws in these three countries will be compared here. The U.S. Government shaped the German Government not only because the U.S. Government (with the cooperation of its WW II allies) shaped post-War West Germany, but because that West German Government…

The Lesson of 2020: What’s the Point of Pointing Out the Hypocrisy?

The Lesson of 2020: What’s the Point of Pointing Out the Hypocrisy?

I’ve been on vacation in Mexico for the past two weeks. But that isn’t the reason content from me has been scarcer than normal. Yes, vacations are supposed to be for recharging and taking a break from your routine. But as I sat down to write this morning the overwhelming sense of futility washed over…