Brain #28

Changing Eastern Attitudes

We in the west have criticized Russia for a lot over the past year. The ...

Putin’s Powerhouse and Pawn

A prince should have no other aim or thought, nor take up any other ...

Understanding Pegida: the rise of the right

Anti-establishment parties are forming all over Europe, from the Italian Movimento Cinque Stelle to ...

The ghosts of war: European Memories of Destruction

The destruction of the Second World War is something distant and close at once ...

Between War and a Hard Place – Tales from Mariupol

There was once a Cossack fortress at the mouth of Kalmius river where it ...