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Has anyone else been holed up in a foreign embassy like Julian Assange?

Recently, I was watching an episode of The Blacklist where a character seeks sanctuary inside a Russian embassy because they’re being pursued by law enforcement. They make a deal to be transported to Russia to escape prosecution and The Blacklist team is powerless to stop the vehicle transporting them out of the embassy. That’s how I always… Read More »

Did Putin violate the Constitution?

After Putin did his first two terms as President, Dmitry Medvedev became President. Putin served as Prime Minister under him. Then when Medvedev left officer, Putin went back to being President. In America, this is a violation of our constitution. I assumed that Russia surely has similar term limits and Putin, with all of the power… Read More »