While it is obvious that Russia’s motives for the unprovoked brutal war against Ukraine are complex, what is not quickly apparent is the incendiary intermingling of a collective delusion of persecution and the delusion of grandeur of an individual.
Mojzes, Paul B.
"Editorial: Blending of Delusions in Russia Rationalizing its War to Annex Ukraine,"
Occasional Papers on Religion in Eastern Europe: Vol. 42
, Article 2.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.georgefox.edu/ree/vol42/iss7/2