Category Archives: The Great Game

“Enough Already, You Filthy Peasants – Hands Off Suprun!”

Dear Readers, Today I have this story from STRANA.UA, it’s about Ukrainian displeasure with Ulana Suprun, and about the NATO Council’s insistence on defending this unassuming XRay technologist.  Nay, not just defending, but threatening:  “Don’t you dare touch this woman, … Continue reading

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Racism Is the Basis Of American Society – Part II

Dear Readers: Continuing with this piece, by writer Artem Filippov, which is basically a refutation of this anti-Russia propaganda piece in the New York Times.  Which accuses Russia of fomenting racial divisions in American society.  The purpose would be, natch, … Continue reading

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Racism Is the Basis Of American Society – Part I

Dear Readers: There was an old joke (one could call it “dark humor”, or better, “cruel humor”), from Cold War times, during the height of the ideological “debate” between Capitalism and Communism:  Whenever the Americans would accuse the Soviet Union … Continue reading

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Polish Embassy vs Ukraine New Bandera Spat – Holodomor In Doubt?

Dear Readers: This post is almost like a continuation of the last one.  I have this piece from RIA as my starter.  And we’re still talkin’ WWII and we’re still talkin’ Hitler, Godwin’s Law be damned!  The difference is, last … Continue reading

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Polish Jews Defend “Anti-Semite swine” Józef Lipski – Part II

Dear Readers: We are almost ready for the punchline to this joke, but first a quick review of how this Cat Fight started, and who are the players: Round #1: European nations launched their standard ideological attack against Russian statehood … Continue reading

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Polish Jews Defend “Anti-Semite swine” Józef Lipski – Part I

Dear Readers: Alas, we have to start the New Year with, not Peace and Brotherhood among mankind, but no, sadly, this new diplomatic kerfuffle between Russia and Poland.  The bone of contention, as always, is World War II.  With each … Continue reading

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Ukrainian Mejlis Leader Receives Gift From Crimea

Dear Readers: Today I have this piece which is soked in irony.  Refat Chubarov is the leader of the Ukrainian-based “Mejlis” of the Crimean Tatar community.  That is, he claims to represent the Crimean Tatars even though they are subjects … Continue reading

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In Bolivia, Americans Let the Genie Out of the Bottle – Part III

Dear Readers: Today concluding my review of this piece by TV’s Sergei Brilev from VESTI news.  Where we left off, Brilev was busy extracting soundbites from commentator and Latin American expert Andrei Shchelchkov, of the Russian Academy of Sciences.  In … Continue reading

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In Bolivia, Americans Let the Genie Out of the Bottle – Part II

Dear Readers: Where we left off, reporter Sergei Brilev was busy imparting some interesting historical background about Bolivia.  He mentioned that, under the Presidency of Evo Morales, the 36 indigenous (native) languages of Bolivia were given equal status to the … Continue reading

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In Bolivia, Americans Let the Genie Out of the Bottle – Part I

Dear Readers: Today I have another breaking-news VESTI piece, this one about the coup in Bolivia.  The reporter is Sergei Brilev, and the headline reads: The U.S. Does Not Understand What Kind of Genie They Let Out of the Bottle … Continue reading

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