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America Hits the Global Snooze Button

In an increasingly alarming world, the West can’t afford to rest for much longer.

Many Americans still don’t fully grasp how serious the international situation has become. Iran has set the Middle East ablaze, Russia is advancing in Ukraine, and China is pursuing pressure campaigns against Japan, Taiwan and the Philippines.

The Putin interview: Tucker Carlson is vindicated

TUCKER Carlson’s interview with the Russian Premier, Vladimir Putin, marks the first time a Western journalist has interviewed the Russian leader since the country invaded Ukraine. It has caused a furore. Carlson has been slammed as a traitor. He’s been threatened with sanctions by EU lawmakers for taking this initiative.

The riddle of Russia

The final and perhaps most powerful of the lectures today is given by Christopher Caldwell on Russia and American Foreign Policy Today. Bear is mind he wrote and delivered this in October 2022. Gradually I suspect we will see more people coming round to his critical and dispassionate analysis.

Russia and Saudi Arabia urge all OPEC+ powers to join oil cuts

Saudi Arabia and Russia, the world’s two biggest oil exporters, on Thursday called for all OPEC+ members to join an agreement on output cuts for the good of the global economy only days after a fractious meeting of the producers’ club.