NOKO Kim Jong Un may meet Putin – Changing the World’s Stage? w/Ray McGovern Judge Napolitano, YouTube. Important. Seems like quite the message….
North Korea Finds New Leverage in the UkraineWar New York Times. No mention of the new Russian-supplied ICBM, which (by implication per McGovern, he annoyingly links to a doc that is not open to the public) has a much longer range than North Korea’s current crop, which I understood could hit only the US West Coast.
Transnational Uncivil Society Networks: Kleptocracy’s Global Fightback Against Liberal Activism Alexander Cooley, John Heathershaw and Ricard Soares de Oliveira European Journal of International Relations
How the kleptocrats and oligarchs hunt civil society groups to the ends of the Earth Cory Doctorow. Given that oligarchs also fund “liberal” NGOs, I’m inclined to view this as factional fighting within capital. Stimulating nonetheless!
Bagmen for the Transnational Oligarchy Nina Illingworth Dot Com