Glenn Greenwald: NBC Smears Tulsi Gabbard, Relies on Firm Caught Fabricating Russia Data for the Democratic Party

The whole story was a sham: the only “experts” cited by NBC in support of its key claim [that Russia supports Gabbard] was the firm, New Knowledge, that just got caught by the New York Times fabricating Russian troll accounts on behalf of the Democratic Party in the Alabama Senate race to manufacture false accusations that the Kremlin was interfering in that election.

David C. Hendrickson: Fractured: Trump’s Foreign Policy after Two Years

As a visceral dislike of all things Putin and Russian seems to be broadly shared across the U.S. political spectrum, one ventures a contrary opinion with hesitation, but I think this ubiquitous Russophobia is a sort of frenzy, with wild accusation taken routinely as fact, and which is leavened with some good old fashioned ethnic prejudice…

Nadège Rolland: A China–Russia Condominium over Eurasia

The 2014 Ukrainian crisis irrevocably pushed Moscow to shift its focus from Greater Europe to Greater Eurasia. But Russia’s turn to the East is not only the ‘inevitable result of the US and EU geopolitical game’; it is also the logical consequence of the gravity shift towards an increasingly politically and economically powerful Asia-Pacific, which provides Russia with tremendous ‘cooperation and development opportunities’.

Messenger-Inquirer: Scholar from Owensboro warns of war in his latest book

A scholar and historian who was raised in Owensboro and is now widely considered an expert on U.S.-Russian geopolitics, has published his latest book, which warns of an ongoing Cold War that is perhaps even more dangerous than the last.

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