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Questions for the U.S. Anti-War Movement w/ Abby Martin & Brian Becker

Originally published: Empire Files on February 26, 2022 (more by Empire Files)

Abby Martin and Brian Becker discuss the Ukraine war and what it means for the anti-war movement.

Timestamps:

00:00 – Introducing Brian Becker..

02:15 – U.S. unipolar authority & capitalist takeover of Russia..

12:30 – NATO expansion and wars since the fall of the Soviet Union, Russia’s red line & failed negotiations..

21:52 – Russia intervention in Syria to defend Assad from U.S. war..

28:00 – Explanation of 2014 coup..

33:26 – U.S. role in regime change, origin of struggle in east Ukraine, Crimea..

40:57 – Civil war in Donetsk & Luhansk, U.S. trains and arms insurgency against Russians..

40:50 – “Denazifying Ukraine” Truth about nazi influence in Ukraine..

45:30 – Why U.S. fueled conflict in East Ukraine..

47:00 – Cancelling the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty & Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty..

51:08 – Abby’s views as an anti-war activist..

54:17 – Putin’s anti-communist speech..

1:05:07 – Putin justification for the invasion..

1:07:03 – Western media hypocrisy & eurocentrism..

1:10:29 – Russia invasion for regime change in Ukraine..

1:15:23 – Costs/benefits of war for Russia..

1:18:00 – Why U.S. is waging war with Russia..

1:23:48 – Tectonic shift in global politics & risks of war in a multipolar world..

1:29:53 – Why disbanding NATO is important anti-war demand..

1:35:42 – Minsk agreement explanation..

1:37:26 – Obama vs Trump policy, Biden cabinet instrumental in coup..

1:46:01 – Impact of sanctions on Russia &countries dependent on Russia..

1:49:13 – How anti-war activists can prepare for what’s next.