If full-scale war comes, here’s the bottom line: Homogeneous Russia, China and Iran can survive devastation, whereas the fractured societies of the urban USA and key Nato allies such as Britain, France and Germany would fall apart in devastating rioting, looting and racial violence if someone simply turned the lights out for a couple of nights.
World War Three – why the West cannot win
Russians, by contrast, already know what total war means. Unlike the gung-ho liberals of the West, they have a strong folk memory of its horrors. They hate war, but they are ready to fight it until the bitter end.
Russian song: The End of the War. Over 20 million dead, but Russia won…