This Won’t Get Much Attenton From the MSM

Russia to ban US from using Space Station over Ukraine sanctions – Telegraph

Russia is to deny the US future use of the International Space Station beyond
2020 and will also bar its rocket engines from launching US military
satellites as it hits back at American sanctions imposed over Ukraine

Russia’s deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin announced a series of punitive
measures on Tuesday against the US in response to sanctions imposed after
Russia annexed Crimea.

The two countries have long cooperated closely on space exploration despite
their clashes in foreign policy.

The Space Station is manned by both American and Russian crew, but the only
way to reach it is by using Russia’s Soyuz spacecraft.

More of that “smart diplomacy.”

I mean, what could possibly go wrong in making Russia our only gateway to space?

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I am a small-l libertarian. My primary concern is to increase individual liberty as much as possible in the face of statist efforts to restrict it from both the right and the left. If I had to sum up my beliefs as concisely as possible, I would say, "Stay out of my wallet and my bedroom," "your liberty stops at my nose," and "don't tread on me." I will believe that things are taking a turn for the better in America when married gays are able to, and do, maintain large arsenals of automatic weapons, and tax collectors are, and do, not.

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