Three countries are shifting international political order. Why now? - burst 2

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Hi Mark Harvester. It's been a week or two of big changes if I may quote you back to yourself, you wrote recently that the world is changing in ways not easily reversed. Let's start with Russia. What happened there on July first yet? Russia has the obviously Russia's been on a trajectory for the last couple of decades, but on July first we saw. Maybe the completion of that trajectory, where we are no longer pretending that Russia has some democracy where everybody is voting for Vladimir Putin because he brings stability and patriotism that was the disappeared with the fall of the Soviet Union at this point. Russia is full on authoritarian regime. You could call it. A dictatorship even where they

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