How to Counter the Putin Playbook – The New York Times

there would be no greater gift to Mr. Putin than to let Kiev’s experiment in democracy perish.

Source: How to Counter the Putin Playbook – The New York Times

Right. The soft, almost flaccid piece from McFaul seems to indicate that Kiev is still experimenting with democracy and for that only reason we should support Kiev’s efforts with  “books and websites” and spray the country with “democratic ideas”.

Well. We have been doing that for 25 years. When is the right time to evaluate the efficiency of the democracy splaying program?