Russian TV Uses Tucker Carlson and Tulsi Gabbard to Sell Putin’s War

Fox News clips of Tucker Carlson and Tulsi Gabbard trashing Ukraine and the Biden administration were a mainstay of news coverage this week on Russian state television.


Russian TV Uses Tucker Carlson and Tulsi Gabbard to Sell Putin’s War

Robert Mackey

Fox News clips of Tucker Carlson and Tulsi Gabbard trashing Ukraine and the Biden administration were a mainstay of news coverage this week on Russian state television.



Lesson From Ukraine: Breaking Promises to Small Countries Means They’ll Never Give Up Nukes

Murtaza Hussain

In the 1990s, world powers promised Ukraine that if it disarmed, they would not violate its security. That promise was broken.



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Saudi-Russia Collusion Is Driving Up Gas Prices — and Worsening Ukraine Crisis

Ken Klippenstein

A spat between Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Biden is pushing gas prices ever higher. It started under Obama.



The U.K. Wanted to Extradite Julian Assange to the U.S. From the Start

Guillaume Long

In a 2016 meeting, Britain’s deputy minister of foreign affairs removed the diplomatic mask.



Facebook Allows Praise of Neo-Nazi Ukrainian Battalion If It Fights Russian Invasion

Sam Biddle

The reversal raises questions about Facebook’s blacklist-based content moderation, which critics say lacks nuance and context.



Zelensky Posts Defiant Videos From the Streets of Kyiv as Putin’s Forces Close In

Robert Mackey

Instead of hiding from the invading Russian army, Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelensky, has posted viral selfies from the streets of his besieged capital, Kyiv.



Russia’s Ukraine War Heightens Urgency Around Biden’s Nuclear Weapons Strategy

Sara Sirota

With the Russian invasion of Ukraine, prospects for U.S. nuclear disarmament look bleak. The Biden administration was already cutting corners on its policy.



Ukraine War Shows Why We Must Stop the Powerful From Making the Rules

Jon Schwarz

Regular people need to understand that their real enemies are not each other, but the powerful who play with the rules.



In Ukraine’s West, Conscripts of All Ages Head to Battle, Expressing Outrage at Putin’s Invasion

John Bolger

“Your President Biden said that God will help us. Of course, we hoped for American and European help.”



The Unspeakable Cruelty of Targeting Trans Kids to Score Campaign Points

Natasha Lennard

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, as part of his reelection bid, wants to punish supporters and caregivers of trans youth as child abusers.



Israel Surpasses 1,000 Demolitions in the Occupied West Bank Since Joe Biden Took Office

Austin Ahlman

While the U.S. president refuses to condition military aid, Israel has toppled more than twice as many Palestinian structures in the West Bank than it had by this point in Trump’s term.



Meek Mill’s Bills Show Limits of Probation Reform

Akela Lacy

A suite of celebrity-backed legislation pushes criminal justice changes in 11 states. In Pennsylvania and Virginia, they may prove too confusing to provide much help.



ICE Settles With Immigrant Rights Leader Who Sued Over First Amendment Violations

Nick Pinto

Ravi Ragbir said he was targeted for deportation because of protected speech criticizing ICE and the immigration enforcement regime.



Will the GOP’s Trumpist Wing Persist in Its Embrace of Putin?

James Risen

The Russian autocrat hasn’t changed since the Cold War, but many Republicans have come full circle.



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