Tag Archives: Russia

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Russia v. the Crumbling West

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Dr. Ariel Cohen to discuss the escalating crisis in Crimea, the economic ties between Europe and Russia that complicate this problem and why this may be a sign that the post-WWII Western power alliance is crumbling.

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World Markets Watch Situation in Ukraine and Bitcoin Gets ATMs

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the reaction of world markets and the dawn of Bitcoin ATMs.

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Ukraine Looking for Financial and Political Stability in Wake of Revolution

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Ukrainian revolution, the financial state of the country and how Russia's involvement in forging a lasting peace.

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Putin Twists the Knife in Obama’s Side

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech discuss Vladimir Putin's NYT Op-Ed, Obama's credibility on Syria and what may happen next in the hostile Middle East.

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Will Obama Take Credit for Russia’s Potential Syria Deal?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Jim Carafano to discuss the potential chemical weapons deal Russia has brokered with Syria, what this means for tension in the region and what to expect from Obama's speech tonight.

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Will American “Intervention” Make Any Difference in Syria?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Ted Bromund to discuss the latest in the Syrian civil war, what Obama's chosen intervention might be and how our relationships with Russia, China and Iran could be impacted by the outcome in Syria.

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Pentagon Awards Contract to Russian Company with Ties to Syria

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by George Landrith to discuss a new Defense Department contract awarded to a Russian company with ties to Syria, a recent case where DOD picked a Brazilian supplier over a superior American company, and if there may be a connection between the White House and the Pentagon's foreign contracts.

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Are We at War with China?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Edward Snowden's escape to Russia, whether our cyber-war efforts qualify as war and how Obamacare will impact the federal deficit.

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Paul Bonicelli on Freedom in the Middle East

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Paul Bonicelli to discuss the uprisings in Egypt, the fight for democracy and turmoil in the Middle East.

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How Will Russia’s WTO Entry Benefit the U.S.?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Scott Lincicome to discuss Russia's entry into the World Trade Organization, how the Senate will weigh in, and if the U.S. will see an economic boost when our businesses have more access to Russian markets.

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The World America Made

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Robert Kagan to discuss his new book, The World America Made, the importance of America's military muscle, and how the world may change if America is no longer the world's superpower.

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The Chechnya You Don't Know

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Thomas de Waal to discuss the modern Chechnya in a post-war environment where suspicions are high and cultures crash.