The Truth and Beauty of Madrid and Lombardia (Down and Out)

Summary: The fate of Europe depends on many factors, not least on the support of the people in Europe's periphery for the European Union. Today we have an excerpt from Truth & Beauty that gives an accurate picture of conditions in this pivotal region, with a comparison to Russia's time of troubles. . This is … Continue reading The Truth and Beauty of Madrid and Lombardia (Down and Out)

The Truth and Beauty about the Pussy Riot

Summary: The Pussy Riot episode revealed much about Russia, and the coverage in the western media shows its fraudulent nature. Today we have an excerpt from Truth & Beauty that explains both. Today we have an excerpt from the September 14 issue of Truth & Beauty, by Eric Kraus and Alexander Teddy. They shine the … Continue reading The Truth and Beauty about the Pussy Riot

A smart expatriate, Eric Kraus, gives a rant about the decline of the West

Summary:   As the saying goes, with distance comes perspective.  Eric Kraus writes from Russia about the decline of the West, a theme frequently discussed on the FM website -- to which he brings some new insights. But the future will be what we make it. "Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, … Continue reading A smart expatriate, Eric Kraus, gives a rant about the decline of the West

Question time on the FM website (plus The Week in Review)

Ask any question about geopolitics, broadly defined. We -- and others reading the FM website -- will attempt to answer it in the comments.   All answers welcomed! Contents Questions received so far To start the discussion: articles of interest this week A disturbing fact to disturb this week's sleep Quote of the week (1)  Questions … Continue reading Question time on the FM website (plus The Week in Review)