But don't those anarchists look so cool in their kaffiyehs and leather jackets?
If anything, this all just underscores the ongoing struggle between East and West. The old Cold War warms up again. It seems a poor dilemma for some of us to root for either alien Eurasia or decadent liberalism, as if there isn't a viable side to pick.
What is your phobia with Russians? They're linguistically, artistically, religiously, and (mostly) racially European. If a new Russian Empire is what smashes the EU, I welcome it with outstretched arms.