Tag Archives: European Union

The Crimean crisis – The Russian Perspective

As of 3/18/2014, this article is already outdated – events have been moving very quickly. Russia has now formally annexed the Crimea, and we are now waiting to see if there will be a stronger Western reaction, and whether Russia … Continue reading

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Small update

So I’m in Bulgaria at the moment.  This won’t be a long post, I’m just writing to let anyone who visits this blog know that’s what I’ve been up to.  I’ll be back mid-August, and then I go to Princeton … Continue reading

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Democracy in Europe vs the EU Aristocracy

The moder day nations of Europe are all about democracy, right? The large Western European nations push for democracy from their eastern neighbors before they admit them to the ultra-club, the European Union. Sometimes, though, it doesn’t seem that way. … Continue reading

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