These are hysterical times and a lot of usually thoughtful people have been swept up in the Ukraine kerfuffle.
Colonel Doug Macgregor (retired) speaks a rare commonsense on the situation.
What else could President Putin do? Russia has been the subject of US and NATO perfidy for thirty years. He warned and warned and warned that he would not tolerate US or NATO military on Russia’s border.
Now, finally, he has acted – and with the greatest restraint it needs to be pointed out. Anyone that thinks that Putin is the bad guy here is uninformed.