Answering the Anti-anti-Putinists’ Ukraine Questions
… and I am also happy to return the favor with some questions of my own for the anti-anti-Putinists
The No-Self-Determination Hypothesis
Have the anti-anti-Putinists given up on democracy or are they just trying to erase Ukraine from history?
Richard Nixon Is Dead
Realists are telling us this isn’t 1949 in Moscow or Beijing. The real world is telling them it isn’t 1972 either.
Ukraine Will Continue to Resist Invasion – No Matter What the Rest of Us Think
Asking if Russians are more willing to bleed for Kiev than Americans are misses the point. Neither are more willing than Ukrainians.
After First Month Stumbles, Virginia Republicans Have Nowhere to Go But Up
Youngkin and Miyares have ended their honeymoons early with bizarrely unpopular moves, but when the conversation shifts to taxes it will be the Democrats on shaky ground.
GOP to Defenders of Democracy: Drop Dead
To Republicans in good standing, members of Congress willing to investigate Trump’s self-coup deserve censure, while declared participants in it are ‘ordinary citizens engaged in legitimate political discourse.’
Conservatives Must Reject Anti-Anti-Putinism
In the meantime, my arguments remain unchanged. Vladimir Putin’s regime is a threat to the democratic world. He has exploited White Supremacy and bigotry against LGBTQ+ to recruit allies in that world.
To Russia With Love?
Sadly, far too many in the American right are more than happy to let the Kremlin run roughshod over the democratic world because Russia is whiter or Putin is more homophobic/transphobic than America is.
Youngkin Hands Democrats Hidden Opportunity with Chief Diversity Officer Tweak
Youngkin is looking to put his own spin on “diversity.” Democrats can make the same move on “unborn.”
Where Virginia Democrats Should Go From Here
With the right decisions, the party can be a popular, effective, and conservative opposition.