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“Realism” vs. Putinism

by Michael McFaulvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

In his struggles with the West, Russia’s leader not only plays a long game—he plays an entirely different game.

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Vlad the Invader

by Niall Fergusonvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Vladimir Putin said he would overpower and absorb Ukraine. Egging him on is not Stalin’s ghost but that of Peter the Great, victor of Poltava.

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Losing the Anchor

by Raghuram Rajanvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Rather than holding fast, central banks have slipped their moorings. This time, the course back to stability will be much harder to chart.


The West Needs To Up Its Sanctions Game Against Russia

by Michael McFaulvia The Washington Post
Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Former German chancellor Gerhard Schroeder, who has become fabulously wealthy by working with Vladimir Putin and Russian state-controlled energy companies, is not on any country’s sanctions list. As the Kremlin’s most prominent energy lobbyist, he chairs the shareholder committee of Russia’s Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline and the board of Russian oil giant Rosneft. 

Analysis and Commentary

Diverging US And Indian Approaches To Europe: The Problem Of Ukraine

by S. Paul Kapurvia Observer Research Foundation
Monday, May 2, 2022

The United States-India strategic partnership—driven by the need to offset rising Chinese power and ensure that the Indo-Pacific remains free and open—is rooted firmly in Asia.

Analysis and Commentary

Crypto And The Dollar Are Partners, Not Rivals

by Niall Fergusonvia Bloomberg
Sunday, May 1, 2022

[Subscription Required] The disruptions of Covid and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine have shown the strength of the Western system and the weakness of China’s.

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Book Talk: Hitler’s American Gamble

via Hoover Podcasts
Thursday, April 28, 2022

The Hoover Institution hosts Book Talk: Hitler’s American Gamble on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at 11 am PDT.

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Hoover Book Club: Shiran Victoria Shen On The Political Regulation Wave

interview with Shiran Victoria Shen, Bill Whalenvia Fellow Talks
Thursday, April 28, 2022

A discussion with Shiran Victoria Shen on her latest book, The Political Regulation Wave moderated by Bill Whalen on Thursday, April 28 at 10AM PT/1:00PM ET.

Analysis and Commentary

Putin’s War On Ukraine And The Perversion Of The Letter “Z”

by Markos Kounalakisvia Washington Monthly
Thursday, April 28, 2022

The filmmaker Costa-Gavras immortalized the symbol Z as a protest cry for freedom and against military dictatorship and violence.

Analysis and Commentary

Apathy, Not Inequality, The 2022 Normal

by Chirantan Chatterjeevia Deccan Herald
Thursday, April 28, 2022

Last week, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited India and showcased a ride on a JCB bulldozer just when bulldozers were used to controversially raze homes in Delhi's Jahangirpuri, ignoring orders from India's Supreme Court.