‘Putin Did It’ ~ The Russians are Coming

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What do we know about Russia, right now… about Russia today? I mean, given all the hype and hyperventilating among our major news organizations, pronouncements from congress and their counsels, together with the constant whining of late night TV hosts day-after-day, hour-after-hour, what are we Americans supposed to believe about the great Russian Bear? Is everything we hear just ‘fake news’ or propaganda, as Trump would have us believe? Or is there even a scintilla of truth hidden here?

About kulturcritic

With a doctorate in religious studies from the University of Virginia and a master’s degree from the University of Chicago, Sandy had a ten-year academic career, with appointments at University of Virginia and the Colorado School of Mines. He spent the next twenty years in executive ranks at several of America’s largest international firms, including Computer Sciences Corporation, Ernst & Young, and General Electric. He has traveled extensively throughout Europe and North America, as well as parts of Eurasia and Africa. For the past five years Sandy has been living in Western Siberia with his wife and young child, teaching at the Pedagogical University and the Altai Institute for Law and Economics in Barnaul, Russia. Published works include VERONIKA: The Siberian's Tale (a novel), (Islands Press 2011) Apocalypse Of The Barbarians: Inquisitions On Empire (Islands Press, 2010), The Recovery of Ecstasy: Notebooks From Siberia (Booksurge, 2009), Recollective Resolve: A Phenomenological Understanding of Time and Myth (Mercer University Press, 1987), Ethical Decisionmaking Styles (Addison-Wesley Press, 1986), and Gandhi in the Postmodern Age: Issues in War and Peace (CSM Press,1984).
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1 Response to ‘Putin Did It’ ~ The Russians are Coming

  1. jackwaddington says:

    There is something of a human problem at the very base of your emailed article. Yes!!!! Russia does have many problems … starting with it’s government, BUT that very problem applies to all nations on the planet. Governing in-and-of-itself IS THE PROBLEM.

    We think we need them … In reality we don’t … BUT “there’s the rub”.
    Psychologically we THINK we need government to protect us from the ‘OTHER’ guy … little realizing “We … (all of us) … Are The Other Guy.
    You’re thinking here is that the ‘OTHER guy’ is Russia.

    Jack Waddington

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