Can we compare the Ukraine War and the Coming of World War II? — Market Mad House
Predictably, many pundits have been comparing the tragedy unfolding in Ukraine to the beginning of World War II in Europe in recent weeks.
Typically, most of these comparisons have been simple, shallow, and wrong. However, emotional comparisons that invoke Hitler, Churchill, Nazis, and the Holocaust draw eyeballs, so they are common.
There are some similarities between the 1939 crisis and the Ukraine situation. For example, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ravings…