Tag Archives: Russia

Noam Chomsky on Mass Media Obsession with Russia & the Stories Not Being Covered in the Trump Era

The New York Times reports special counsel Robert Mueller is scrutinizing President Trump's tweets as part of Mueller's expanding probe into Trump's ties to Russia. This latest revelation in the Mueller investigation is part of a nearly 24-hour stream of headlines about Trump, Russia and the administration's various scandals. But is the mainstream media missing the real stories amid its obsession with "Russiagate"? By Democracy Now!   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6qk01yq-dY     Read more [...]

Why Russia Did Not Put a Man on the Moon – The Secret Soviet Moon Rocket

Although the USA won the race to the moon, if you had been a betting person from the mid 1950’s to 1969’s, the chances are that you would have thought the Soviet Union had a very good chance of getting there first. So why didn’t Russia put a man on the moon? Check out this video from Curious Droid to find out.

Is Putin a Puppet? Interview with Mikhail Khodorkovsky – BBC Newsnight

Mikhail Khodorkovsky tells Emily Maitlis the atmosphere has dramatically changed for all Russians living in London. In this interview he alleges that Russia’s President is surrounded by criminal gangs – who may now have more power than Putin himself.

Messing with the Enemy

On the occasion of the publication of his first book, we are pleased to feature a talk by former Army officer and FBI special agent Clint Watts, now a Robert Fox Fellow at FPRI and a national security analyst for NBC. In his gripping book, Watts recounts his years of work tracking terrorists online and how he stumbled onto Russian trolls in 2014, leading him to focus on Russian influence operations in social media. This presentation with the Foreign Policy Research Institute is gripping in its informational Read more [...]

Russia’s Changing Rhetoric on Iranian Presence in Syria

THE RUNDOWN | Russian Foreign Minister Sergi Lavrov says it should only be the Syrian Army that is at the Israel-Syria border. Ivan Nechepurenko from New York Times and IDF’s former Head of Operations of General Staff and IDF’s former Head of Operations of General Staff Israel Ziv discuss regional implications of this new Russian rhetoric.

Cold War, Colder President: Where Does Donald Trump Stand With Russia? | MTP Daily | MSNBC

Former Ambassador Michael McFaul says Trump thinks of foreign policy in terms of “personal relationships.” How is that impacting U.S. -Russia Relations?

Russia warns US is fueling conflict in Ukraine

Trump administration approves plan to send lethal weapons to Ukraine in a fight against Russian-backed separatists; reaction from Daniel Hoffman, retired CIA station chief who served five years in Moscow.

FULL Unedited Interview of President Putin with NBC’s Megyn Kelly

Russia’s President Putin gives an interview to NBC News Anchor Megyn Kelly in a new show by Megyn Kelly – “Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly.” This interview is interesting but was not the approach I would had taken had I had the opportunity to interview President Putin.

Russia Retaliates Against the U.S.A. Sanctions

Russia’s Foreign  Ministry demanded that the United States cut the number of diplomatic staff it has in Russia and said it would seize two US diplomatic properties, in a sharp response to a new sanctions bill passed by the US Congress.

THE SECRET SPACE MISSIONS OF RUSSIA – Documentary

An extremely interesting and in-depth documentary that gives an extensive factual base of history, little-known to most individuals except for those in the top governmental and military ranks.