Ukraine: 5 articles I’d write if I had the time

You liked the warlordism that followed US-led regime change in Libya? You’ll love the nuclear-armed version that would follow regime change in Russia!

Help! We’re being deterred!

On “punishing Putin”

Tom Lehrer for a new generation

  • We’ll all go together when we go
  • Werner Von Braun
  • The Wild West is where I wanne be!
  • Who’s Next?
  • So long, mom, I’ve gotta drop a bomb, don’t wait up for me!

And more on culture: from Strangelove to Breedlove



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Helena Cobban

Helena Cobban

Veteran analyst of global affairs, with a focus on the Middle East. Senior Fellow, Ctr for International Policy. Fuller bio at my Wikipedia page.