For the moment, The Ukraine Crisis has been pushed to the back burner with a ceasefire and hostilities in the Middle East drawing media attention further away. Sadly, though, this Crisis will NOT be going away and the long-term ramifications might be deadly for all mankind.
The first half of last night's discussion focuses upon the recent decision by the Woody administration to go ahead with a plan to "modernize" the American nuclear weapons systems. This is a definite re-start of The Cold War and it flies in the face of all that candidate Woody promised in 2008. I about spit out my coffee when I heard Professor Cohen state that the price-tag of this could be as high as $1T! The New York Times recently wrote about this in a lengthy expose here:
The NYT editorial board also took up the story yesterday:
The second half of the show deals with updates from the front and all of the latest geo-political developments.
PLEASE give this a thorough listen.