What is Vladimir Putin doing and why is he doing it? Putin has made his move into the Middle East. One of the most powerful, most calculating and richest men in the world, he has suddenly (it would seem) taken interest in the Middle East crisis. Russian air forces are attacking ISIL encampments in Syria, […]
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October 12th, 2015 · Comments Off on Putin · International affairs, wars and militarism
September 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off on Putin and the Russian Economy · Capitalism, Democracy, Economics, International affairs, Politics, Populism
In the Fall of 1952, Vladimir Vladimirovitch Putin was born in Leningrad, now St. Petersburg, to Vladimir Spirodonovich and Maria Ivanovna Putin. His father was at that time a factory worker and a member of the NKVD. The NKVD under Joe Stalin was basically the Russian Communist Gestapo. They infiltrated every segment of society, an […]