This story includes a meme-driven online campaign that gleefully supports the killing of Russians, the corruption of the Ukrainian media, and a flattering narrative constructed by the U.S. government and its agencies.
We have a government that seems to be suicidal here at home and suicidal overseas. They're picking enemies that we cannot take on and defeat, nor should we try. And we don't have to. And at the same time, they're doing things here at home that are destructive to our society. It's hard to imagine a worst set of circumstances.
Among those who went to this year’s meeting include OpenAI CEO Sam Altman, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Google CEO Eric Schmidt, foreign policy guru Henry Kissinger, and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg.
In a standoff of thousands of Orthodox believers against the regime at the revered Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra, Serbian Orthodox Patriarch Porphyry called Zelensky’s crackdown ‘a faithful repetition of the Soviet persecution of the Church.’
The targeted Ukrainian Orthodox Church severed its ties with the Patriarchate of Moscow in May issuing a statement condemning the Russian invasion and the support given it by Patriarch Kirill of Moscow.