Moral equivalency world book for "good" actors according to NPR guest (on the Russian thing):
1. You can't just go annex your neighbors
2. You can't just go bombing your neighbor"s cities to rubble
3. You can't go meddling in another country's electoral and legislative system
1. Russia and Crimea
2. Russia and Allepo
3. Russia and Hack attack
1. Israel annexing Palestine
2. Israel decimating Gaza
3. Israel bankrolling Congress
...and making laws against free speech for criticizing one and two. While our taxes pay them millions a day. Russia is a total ruse, and we all fall for it like the Berlin Wall.
Settlements. And cash prizes all.