UKRAINE, LIKE YUGOSLAVIA, COBBLED TOGETHER AFTER WW I, FACES SIMILAR FATE - DISINTEGRATION INDUSTRIAL ERA CREATIONS, LIKE NATION STATES, ARE FACING EXTINCTION Regardless of who "wins" in the Ukraine war, that country will never again look the same again
COVID BOOSTED BUSINESS OF MAJOR DELIVERY COMPANIES, RUSSIA SANCTIONS HURT THEM From the standpoint of Joe Biden and his bosses, the purpose of Russia sanctions was to hurt Russia first, Europe second - so that the American companies could gain share in the EU markets. Well, sanctions are a two-edged sword, especially in globally integrated economies. The Europeans proved that by going along with Biden and agreeing to commit an economic Hara-kari. The depth of their self-inflicted wounds is yet to be felt and the winter approaches.