As much as America loves to demonize Putin, he is a legally elected leader and is sworn, as is Obama, to protect his nation's interests. Now pause for a second and consider what would be the US reaction if the Russian equivalent of the CIA had managed to overthrow the legally elected government of Canada?
"Small people talk about people, average people talk about events, great people talk about ideas" Eleanor Roosevelt
Once the Russian parliament adopts motions to accept Crimea's vote to join the Russian federation, I think their part in this uprising will be over. It will depend, however, on whether or not the Ukrainians let the Crimean decision, such as it is, stand or if they do something that expands the hostilities further and drags the west in.
A Canadian conservative is one who believes in limited government and that the government should stay out of our wallets and out of our bedrooms.
What is this, a football game?
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'What kind of sick and twisted toy factory is this?'
'We are all the sum of our tears. Too little and the ground is not fertile, and nothing can grow there. Too much, the best of us is washed away.'
"Better to be dead and cool, than alive and uncool."
Russian empire in Europe. lulz
I've heard it all now.