Freedom, dignity, survival: We owe it to Ukraine to make the blood price they pay for victory less
Marking nine years since Ukraine’s Revolution of Dignity & Georgia’s hybrid defeat — and why the West must understand both to see the way ahead
Nov 23, 2022
Escalating fears that Putin might do something crazy
A brief note on a very strange day
Mar 17, 2022
[Part 2] Ukrainian sacrifice has created the opportunity for a better future with Russia.
Ukraine sees how to fight Putin. But they also see a chance for a different future between the West and Russia. We must take it.
Mar 8, 2022
There is no way back. [Part 1]
If we want the war to stay in Ukraine, we have to win it in Ukraine.
Mar 6, 2022
Fulcrum, abyss, salvation
For eight years, Ukraine has been the West’s shield against Russian aggression. Now, it is the spear.
Feb 28, 2022
The free world won’t save itself trapped by fear
It’s time to conceptualize a Kremlin defeat
Jan 9, 2022
How threats against Ukraine became negotiations on European security architecture
Great Power is pleased to bring you this guest post from Eerik-Niiles Kross, a former Estonian intelligence director and current Member of Parliament…
Jan 6, 2022
The Kremlin’s goals for Ukraine and Belarus are intertwined
Lithuania’s Foreign Minister evaluates Russia’s latest military buildup
Dec 24, 2021
The only choice was ever to help Ukraine fight
When I arrived in Kyiv in early December 2014, it was bitterly cold. At night, a crystalline fog would descend. In the morning, the trees were coated in…
Dec 23, 2021
Afghanistan wasn’t Dunkirk
Giving thanks for everyone who showed up to help in the Afghanistan evacuation and the aftermath — even though nobody asked
Nov 25, 2021
300,000 Afghan lives. The only victory left is saving every one.
Can we evacuate 300,000 people from Afghanistan? It doesn’t matter if this wasn’t the question we wanted to answer. It’s the only question now. And…
Aug 24, 2021
The August War, 13 years later
By failing to learn the lessons from Georgia, did we encourage the Kremlin to pursue its disruptive course?
Aug 15, 2021
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