Political philosophy

Geopolitical Procrastination


Carl von Clausewitz’s formula that war is the continuation of politics by other means is reinforced in the 21st century by geoeconomics, where supply chains, promising technologies and control over financial and other assets simply compel decision

Apocalyptic Realism


We Russians don't need Ukraine. Christ needs it. And that is why we are there.

Three options are being discussed at the top right now:

Robert Kagan’s Selective Memory


In the pages of Foreign Affairs, the indefatigable Robert Kagan recently weighed in with yet another fervent appeal on behalf of empire. Ever the true-blue American, Kagan avoids using the offensive E-word, of course.