Ukrainian bloggers to Russian bloggers: “Stop being silent!”

As the Putin regime seek to close down russian-speaking media as “Radio Echo Moscow“,”Dozhd” and others, the users of social media are not without responsibility (Facebook and Twitter were also shut down for Russian users yesterday). This is what some Ukrainian bloggers have reminded Russian bloggers about, according to Unian: Ukrainians urge Russian bloggers to […]

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Will there be war ?

“The biggest war in Europe since 1945”, according to Boris Johnson. The question imho has to do with how fast everything went in the early 90s. There were solemn verbal assurances from Western leaders that NATO would not expand. But when everything ended up on paper, there were no such assurances, only recorded talks. This […]

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The ram struck back ..

US – and Trump’s – drone attack on Iranian security chief Qasem Soleimani the other day could provide a contemporary illustration of Daniel’s vision about the ram and the goat in Daniel’s eighth chapter:  “Then I lifted up mine eyes, and saw, and, behold, there stood before the river a ram which had two horns: […]

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A European moment ..

In the midst of all the heavy processes and more or less subtle particularities that are taking place in Orthodoxy, between Moscow, Kiev and Constantinople, there are some fatal factors that, maybe, should not be ignored. One of them may be these words of Feodor Dostoevsky from 1877, which are sometimes heard about: “Одним словом […]

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“Zuck” in the Senate

There are some press comments that have been brought to my attention after yesterday’s hearing of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in front of two committees in the US Senate: The senators were “a little too old” for the 33-year-old Zuckerberg, it was said.  “They understand ‘What’s up’, but not ‘WhatsApp’ ‘. “They   address privacy policy terms […]

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