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A Quick Thought on ‘No Collusion’: Not!

There may not have been criminal “conspiracy,” but there was obvious collusion and the Mueller Report makes it clear.

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American Russophobia in the Age of Liberal Decline

Under President Donald Trump, US–Russian relations have entered a new phase

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Vladimir Putin’s Mirror Image

Alexei Navalny and his populist political representation

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A Geopolitical Catastrophe for Ukraine: 1918

Experimenting with counterfactual history allows us to reconsider simple questions and search for more precise answers

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Overhearing in the Public Sphere

Any conversation in any public sphere is doomed to entail consequences

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The Soviet Roots of Democratic Crisis in Latvia

As the country falls under populist rule is it a change -- or an old story?

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Omnipotent Leviathan – or Lost in Transition?

Russia’s approach to the past as portrayed in the recent Memorial to the Victims of the Soviet Repressions

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The Story of the “Good War” Must Change

Seeing WWII as an American triumph prevents understanding Russia and Europe today

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