Alexei Bayer

Alexei Bayer is the Eastern Europe Editor of The Globalist. [United States]

US: Government by the Military?

Is the role of the Pentagon and its former brass under Trump similar to the former KGB in post-Soviet Russia?

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The Other Twin Towers: Trump and Wall Street

Donald Trump and Wall Street are both at big-time bubble stage. When they come crashing down, that could deal a severe blow to the entire world.

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The US Democrats’ Failing Turnaround Strategy

Trumpism, like most radical right-wing movements, is fueled by resentment, not economics. Trump voters are like Russians voting for Putin.

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Trump: Nailed on a German Cross?

What role does Germany play in the potential downfall of the current U.S. President?

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Trump: Pro-Israel and Yet Anti-Semitic

Trump’s supporters fear diversity and complexity. They want simple answers and simple solutions. That’s bad news for Jews in the US.

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Trump and Putin’s New “Oligarchic International”

Putin cares as little about Russia as Trump does about America. They only care about making the world safe for the super-rich.

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What Contemporary Art Tells Us About Trump

Art has an uncanny ability to predict the future.

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Forget Trump: Austin Powers for President!

A presidential impostor tries to sway the masses with buffoonery and deceit.

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Why I’ll Be Voting for Trump

Democracies sometimes need pitchforks. Trump will be a bad enough leader to bring them out.

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Trump’s Foreign Soulmates

Look at commodities-export strongmen like Chavez and Putin if you want to understand Trump.

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