Sunday, June 25, 2023

Wednesday, May 10, 2023

 Gorbachev, the Tragic Hero of Federalism

                       By Ira Straus, in New World Federalist Papers

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Sunday, April 9, 2023

How Russia talked itself into war

Ira Straus

This is the story of how a great country, Russia, piled lie upon lie in its mind, until it talked itself into invading Ukraine.

Tuesday, March 28, 2023

“How can we disabuse Russians of the notion that we want to break up their country?” 

Monday, March 27, 2023

What are the risks of America breaking apart? Russia breaking apart?

Wednesday, February 22, 2023

 The myth of the Nuland-organized coup in Ukraine

Putin’s American choir has lied for years about this. Its little lie has grown into a big prop for Russia’s return to war.

by Ira Straus

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Sunlight-deflection and/or emissions-cutting: modeling their time-lags and warming consequences

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

 From the New AtlanticistAtlantic Council -

By Ira Straus

Atlantic leaders should treat the current conflict—just as they did the Cold War—as an opportunity to improve institutional capabilities.

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

NATO, Neutralizing the Threat of a Baltic Conflagration

by Andreas B. Olsson
Board Member, Center for War-Peace Studies

A paper on why Swedish and Finnish membership in NATO will stabilize the dormant but dangerous geo-political situation around the Baltic Sea.

READ: NATO, Neutralizing the Threat of a Baltic Conflagration