Remember Mariupol

Like the Alamo, heroism has consequences that endure

Refugee civilians in Mariupol, Wikimedia Commons

Russia has moved the focus of its attack from the north, a direct assault on the capital of Ukraine, to the east, an area known as Donbas — Ukraine’s old industrial heart, long the target of an eight-year war between Russian-backed separatists and the best-trained forces of the Ukrainian army. This has triggered a humanitarian crisis. It…

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Daniel McIntosh

Daniel McIntosh

A Ph.D. in international studies tired of living in the Dark Ages. Working for something better. A top writer in economics.