Publications by Marek Jan Chodakiewicz

From Russia with Reciprocity

Publication Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Russia's military doctrine continues to adhere to the "first strike" principle. Namely, Moscow will not shy away from using its nuclear weapons, if it judges it to be in its interest and it has a chance to annihilate its target with impunity.  {read more}

Marek Chodakiewicz comments on the story of French spy Jeannie Rousseau de Clarens

Publication Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thank you for sharing the story of brave Jeannie Rousseau de Clarens, a French spy for the Allies during the Second World War, who was deservedly decorated by the CIA (David Ignatius, “A diminutive woman -- and a spy who defied courage,” August 29).  {read more}

Marek Chodakiewicz comments on property restitution in Poland and Iraq

Publication Date: Wednesday, August 23, 2017

The piece below is a response by Dr. Marek Chodakiewicz to an August 8, 2017 article in the Washington Post entitled "Property stolen during the Holocaust made some communities richer, even 70 years later."  {read more}

Out of Afghanistan?

Publication Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017

To defeat the Islamists in Afghanistan, we should learn how to divide and rule. We must pursue a number of policies that may seem contradictory. First, we should strengthen the royalists, the republicans, and the nationalists not just at the center in Kabul but in the areas where they enjoy the most support: among the ethnic groups, tribes, and clans.  {read more}

Tropical Socialism

Publication Date: Monday, June 5, 2017

For anyone familiar with civil disobedience in non-democratic regimes, the news from Venezuela look depressingly all too familiar.  {read more}

Restitution of private property in Poland: The problem in context

Publication Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

This May, IWP professor Marek Chodakiewicz gave an interview to the New York Times regarding the restitution of Jewish property since World War II.  {read more}

All the Bad Options with North Korea

Publication Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

We should further step up our propaganda war via radio and social media against North Korea and its Chinese master. We should assist with an underground railroad to free North Korean slaves everywhere. Embolden the non-violent freedom fighter.  {read more}

Belarus: Whose Provocation?

Publication Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017

There will be no Maidan in Minsk. Hence, no need for regime change. There was further a self-serving message to the West: do not support the opposition to try to kick out "the last dictator of Europe" or else there will be a Russian intervention. Get it? Loud and clear.  {read more}

Eurocrats: Transparency vs. the Monet Method

Publication Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017

Isn't this obvious to everyone, including the Poles? One is afraid, however, that the refusal to recognize the reality of the European Union meted out to Poland its stinging slap on the face.  {read more}

Business as Usual in Belarus: The Alternance Dance

Publication Date: Wednesday, April 5, 2017

It is tough to be a tough. One must maintain oneself in power, while playing the domestic and international game accordingly. No single misstep is allowed. In particular, "Europe's last dictator" Oleksandr Lukashenka, has had his plate full.   {read more}

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