from Twitter

https://twitter.com/shchedri/status/1557845327864287232
@seanphazlett Western obedience must be motivated by some external ideal, even (and perhaps often) a dubious one.

Russian obedience is hollow. There are no ideals. Only the Kremlin, and one’s individual creature comforts. There is numbness to all else, good or evil.

https://t.co/t2fqOdG52U