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“We win, they lose” – Wonderful world of Binary categorisations

... institutionalized nature of these activities – a sign of arrogance triggered by the Cold War victory euphoria. 11   2. Such an accelerated liberal hegemony quest was of... ... national income grew at 6% a year, probably the most rapid spurt of economic growth in history up until then… As late as 1977, a leading academic textbook by an English... ... End of Hubris. And, indeed the European Union has over 500 million inhabitants, while Russia has only 144. The EU’s combined annual GDP is 11 times bigger than that of...


The House That Built Who?

... words, it is a period when the international system remained within the framework (albeit transforming) established during the Cold War-era confrontation. Why did it happen now? Were there not enough events in the past century that knocked down the old ... ... international practice? There certainly were many such events, but the past twelve months converted quantity into ultimate quality, and Russia’s politics has yet to comprehend their implications. Until recently Moscow believed that despite the obvious asymmetry ...


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  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
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