BFTN 107 – Do Economic Sanctions Work?

BFTN 107 – Do Economic Sanctions Work?

data-episode-id="990348" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> I was musing, in the last episode, about whether or not sanctions have ever worked. Are they even legal? Over the last two decades, international economic sanctions have become a...
BFTN 107 – Do Economic Sanctions Work?

BFTN 106 – Pimps Of War

data-episode-id="986267" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> The war continues, 60 plus days. The US and EU and their allies, eg Australia, continue to “support” Ukraine by giving them some kind of military aid. But the question is whether...
BFTN 107 – Do Economic Sanctions Work?

BFTN 104 – Russia and Ukraine P2

data-episode-id="962402" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> Yesterday Putin announced he was starting a “special military operation” in Ukraine. He said his goal was to “demilitarize” but not occupy the country, and that any countries that...
BFTN 107 – Do Economic Sanctions Work?

BFTN 103 – Russia and Ukraine

data-episode-id="957142" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> If you only get your news from the mainstream media, you’ve probably heard that the world’s about to end because of “Russian aggression”. Of course, as...
BFTN 107 – Do Economic Sanctions Work?

BFTN 102 – Mind Virus

data-episode-id="940494" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> Lots of stuff in this episode about Assange, China, Russia and Christianity, but the main theme is a theory I’ve been trying to flesh out about how tribalism and identity converge...