"The overriding goal of US policy in Ukraine is to stop the further economic integration of Asia and Europe," explains CounterPunch
er Mike Whitney — Is Putin Being Lured Into a Trap?
While "Putin’s main objective is to make money, ... the US wants to dominate the Eurasian landmass, break Russia up into smaller, non-threatening units, and control China’s growth."
Mr. Whitney begins with a quote from fellow CounterPunch
er Andre Vltchek:
Russia … is now recognized as the center of the global ‘mutiny’ against global dictatorship of the US and EU. Its generally peaceful .. approach is in direct contrast to brutal and destabilizing methods used by the US and EU…. The world is waking up to reality that there actually is, suddenly, some strong and determined resistance to Western imperialism. After decades of darkness, hope is emerging.
It makes perfect sense that this "strong and determined resistance to Western imperialism" is led by a paleoconservative
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