us-russia relations

Military-Industrial Complex Pushes Nuke Modernization, Risking Confrontation with Russia

March 28, 2017

Col. Lawrence Wilkerson says the section of the elite that includes Samantha Power, Susan Rice, and John McCain are willing to use military means to implement democracy wherever they see fit

Russia vs. USA: Who is the Threat, Who is the Aggressor? (2/2)

March 23, 2017

Jeffrey Tayler, Contributing editor to The Atlantic, tells Paul Jay there are steps the Trump administration can take if it is serious about reducing tensions with Russia

Trump’s Realignment with Putin’s Russia

December 18, 2016

Leo Panitch and Paul Jay discuss how Trump’s admiration for Putin’s authoritarianism and his close alliances with capitalist oligarchs leads away from neoliberal international rule-making and towards crude deal-making

We’re Not in a New Cold War – It’s Far Worse

October 14, 2016

Between nuclear weapons, election-time informational warfare, and the conflict in Syria, we’re dancing on the edge of a volcano, says professor Richard Sakwa

Can a Lebanon-Style Solution End the Syrian War?

September 20, 2016

The conflict will not come to an end until the US and Russia make their respective clients agree to an imposed settlement or else face an immediate arms embargo, says journalist Charles Glass

US Skipping Russia Summit Demonstrates A Failure In International Relations

August 14, 2013

Larry Wilkerson: International summits continue to fail to tackle ongoing global crises