Kissinger Before Nixon

This year Henry Kissinger turned 100 years old. It is quite a seminal milestone in a storied life operating at the highest echelons of the American government. He has become one of the most regarded


BRICS Expansion and Its Discontents

This year’s BRICS summit in Johannesburg, South Africa (held August 22-24), started with a noticeable absence of one of its leaders—Vladimir Putin. He was unable to attend because an arrest warrant issued by the International


Donald Trump vs. the People

Donald Trump now has a clear idea of the magnitude of the legal peril he faces after he was indicted in the two outstanding major cases against him. Unlike the first two indictments—hush money payments


The Prigozhin Saga

Everyone knew Putin would seek revenge over the dramatic events of June 23rd, 2023, orchestrated by Yevgeny Prigozhin, and that Prigozhin was a dead man walking. That is, everyone except Prigozhin himself it seemed. On