Posts Tagged ‘ Winston Churchill ’

When charity should begin at home

Apr 1st, 2014 | By

ALEX JACKSON 31 March 2014 Civil society development in Russia has been hampered by restrictive laws and apathy or suspicion on the part of the public. What is needed so it can start again? Salzburg Global Seminar is considering the issues _____________________________________ Winston Churchill famously quipped that ‘Russia is a riddle wrapped in a mystery…

Window on Eurasia: Has Putin Decided on a New Period of ‘Phony War’?

Mar 29th, 2014 | By

Paul Goble Staunton, March 29 – Many have drawn parallels between what Vladimir Putin is doing and how the West is reacting with the Cold War or with the appeasement policies of Munich. But now that Putin has carried out the Crimean Anschluss, a far better analogy for today may be to “the phony war”…