Russian Opposition Defined by Demagoguery

Has no program or solutions beyond “anti-Putin.”

RT/Stop Imperialism 

May 14, 2012


Video: Geopolitical analyst Eric Draitser discusses the problem of legitimacy Russia’s “opposition” faces, as it lacks any program or platform aside from being “anti-Putin,” and seemingly a manifestation of Western interests. Russia’s opposition has been exposed as funded, directed, and even hosted by the US State Department through the National Endowment for Democracy, convicted criminal George Soros‘ Open Society Institute, and the US Embassy in Moscow itself. 


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