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Crimea: The Road to the Homeland. "The Putimentary"

Crimea: The Road to the Homeland. “The Putimentary”

March 16 was a turning point. On this day, Putin came out of hiding – both literally and figuratively. In the literal sense, Putin’s...
The real winner of the Ukraine crisis could be China

The real winner of the Ukraine crisis could be China

The crisis in Ukraine has plunged US-Russian relations to their lowest point since the Cold War. Crimea is now Russian territory. Although prisoners of war...
Towards a proactive Russia policy: What constitutes checkmate?

Towards a proactive Russia policy: What constitutes checkmate?

Geopolitics is not chess, but the analogy works. Vladimir Putin has been playing this game with his closest neighbours (Georgia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan) for...
Ukraine’s revolution continues - Thought's from Kiev

Ukraine’s revolution continues – Thought’s from Kiev

The problem with revolutionary times (and in case anyone was in doubt - Ukraine’s revolution continues) is that so many things happen simultaneously that...

Is Europe about to decide Ukraine’s fate over the heads of the Ukrainians?

Social networks and the global media are buzzing: what’s the plan? Are the Europeans about to decide Ukraine’s fate over the heads of the...
ISIL Hostages: To Pay or Not to Pay

ISIL Hostages: To Pay or Not to Pay

The Islamic State group recently confirmed the beheading of Haruna Yukawa, one of the two Japanese hostages. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, believes the...
Romania’s revolution: 25 years on

Romania’s revolution: 25 years on

25 years after the beginning of the Romanian Revolution. I am standing in the University Plaza in Bucharest. My memory is channeling echoes of...

Another eviction, another riot: El Banc Expropiat de Gràcia resists!

After the botched eviction of Can Vies in late May, squatters have been preparing for the new offensive of the Catalan state. The riots...
Putin's Vision of World Order - Thoughts from Kiev.

Putin’s Vision of World Order – Thoughts from Kiev.

My last post on the current situation in Ukraine was exactly two months ago. On October 3rd I predicted that an all-out invasion of...
Donbass Endgame: How this war can end now.

Donbass Endgame: How This War Can End Now.

Food and medical supplies are exhausted, economies from both side of Ukraine’s eastern border are crumbling, and the only hope to end this conflict...

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Ep 2. U.S. Grand Strategy, and the End of the Pax...

Circus Bazaar Magazine is proud to release the 2nd episode of the “Big Tent” Podcast series with Editor Shane Alexander Caldwell sitting down to...

A Republic Imperiled

The End of Kim