Putin’s Empty Peace Negotiations

It has been 15 days since Russia began its illegal war, a war they expected to last two days. Although Ukraine has proven itself to be a formidable opponent, they gave up their nuclear arsenal in 1994, with a promise from Putin that he would leave them in peace, and with the assurance that the … Continue reading Putin’s Empty Peace Negotiations

Ah, Spring- Daffodils, Yellow-Rumped Warblers, and Rudy Giuliani Going Through Some Things

The last week in April is among my favorite weeks of the year. Spring is in the air; tulips in full bloom, rhododendrons budding, hydrangeas showing signs of life, an 0600 FBI search of Rudy Giuliani’s condo on Madison Avenue, and his Park Avenue office executed. Ah, spring. Did I mention the birds? The yellow-rumped … Continue reading Ah, Spring- Daffodils, Yellow-Rumped Warblers, and Rudy Giuliani Going Through Some Things

Trump’s Ukraine Problem Just Got Bigger

Remember the phone call that ignited the impeachment process? Specifically, do you remember the part when tRump spoke to Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky, about former Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch? In that call, with several people listening in, he said she’s “bad news.” “She’s going to go through some things,” We heard about that on November … Continue reading Trump’s Ukraine Problem Just Got Bigger