Garry Kasparov, formerly the world chess champion, is now a full-time campaigner for democracy and liberalization in Russia. He has been one of Vladimir Putin’s principal political opponents. Twitchy has a remarkable series of tweets by Kasparov about Syria and Ukraine, beginning in 2013 and continuing to the present. Kasparov emerges as something of a prophet. Here are some of his tweets:
Good point! When has Obama ever tried to make a moral case against anyone who wasn’t a Republican?
When you say that tyrants will be emboldened by the weakness of their rivals, it is a pretty safe prediction.