The claim that Putin is trying to rebuild the Soviet Union is categorically false. Even the so-called “Ukraine crisis,” as John J. Mearsheimer of the University of Chicago shows, is largely “the West’s fault.”
While covering the campaigns of the two most disliked candidates in American history, mainstream commentators found that facts just didn’t matter, but now those missing facts have landed Donald Trump in the WH, and panic is setting in.
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) was created after World War Two to unite democratic states or Western Europe and North America against Soviet expansionism.
To be sure, the US is not a totalitarian society, but it could become one, if the American people allow themselves to be brainwashed by the nearly monopolistic Big Media.
From my point of view, the formula of foreign policy actions large and often unwieldy Russia (it is quite operational decisions in the Crimea, is rather an exception to the rule) is as follows.
Will we soon see the biggest overnight Reversal of our US Foreign Policy since 9/11 as major cities in Iraq fall under attack by Sunni led Islamists?
The Soviets wanted to establish their own curriculum in schools in Germany, where school officials would have to inculcate a “firm belief in the strength of scientific socialism, in the teachings of Marx-Engels-Lenin-Stalin, [and] in the power and greatness of the Soviet Union.