The problem lies in Washington, not Moscow. Russia is proudly independent, refusing to bow to US demands – unwilling to accept a unipolar world run by a dominant .
No nations should let another control how they’re governed. Most sacrifice their sovereignty to Washington. Refusnik countries are targeted for regime change – the defining way how ruthless imperialism works.
Russia/US relations are the most dismal in decades, worse than any time during the Cold War when MAD (mutually assured destruction) prevented the unthinkable.
Earlier America had leaders like Eisenhower and Kennedy. In his farewell address, Ike called the military/industrial complex a “potential enemy of the national interest…a distorted use of the nation’s resources…fail(ing) to comprehend its grave implication…(affecting our) livelihood (and) the very structure of our society.”
JFK transformed himself from a warrior to peacemaker. He favored rapprochement with Soviet Russia and nuclear disarmament.
He opposed Pax Americana enforcedThis post was originally published on this site