Don't Give Russia The Cold Shoulder

Unfashionable as it may sound in election-year Washington, it is time for the U.S. to come seriously to the aid of Russia. For the first time in their 1,000-year history, Russians are freely voting for a President. And for the second time in this century, Russia is on the brink of joining the global market economy. These epic developments are being met with blase indifference by a self-absorbed America increasingly unable to show leadership on the world scene.

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