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Bashing dissidents: Gilbert Doctorow

During the last couple of days we’ve been learning a few things about one Gilbert Doctorow, who, together with fellow Putin apologist Stephen F. Cohen, and with the backing of Cohen’s wife, … 631 more words


"More pro-Kremlin" than Stephen F. Cohen

Yesterday we were introduced to the American Committee for East-West Accord (ACEWA), which is yet another brainchild of NYU Kremlinologist Stephen F. Cohen and his heiress wife Katrina vanden Heuvel, and which is obviously meant to be a vehicle for spreading pro-Putin propaganda far and wide. 624 more words


US-Russia Relations: A Hearing by Experts

Hope on the Horizon

By Kennedy Applebaum
Quemado Institute
November 2, 2015

On Wednesday November 4, a group of expert panelists will discuss the current crisis in America’s relationship with Russia at an informal hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. 2,411 more words

Western Politics

Für Angela Merkel wird die Luft immer dünner (oder: Angela Merkels politischer Abgesang)

Nur selten bemühen sich westliche Redaktionen um Interviews mit Syriens Präsident Bashar al-Assad. Auf seine Vorschläge zur Bekämpfung der IS-Milizen verzichten Diplomaten, russische Militäreinsätze in Syrien werden angeprangert, und Assads Warnungen stoßen auf taube Ohren, denn sie sind nicht im Interesse der USA und Saudi-Arabiens. 718 more words

On World Politics

At sea

Hey, grab your Cuban-flag beach towel, exchange your red diaper for a red Speedo, and head down to Fort Lauderdale! It’s The Nation‘s Caribbean cruise! 606 more words


James Carden, mud-slinger

We’ve been looking at a recent piece in The Nation in which one James Carden spent page after page slinging mud at a report on pro-Putin propaganda in the West. 677 more words


Doubling down at The Nation

We’ve spent a good deal of time on this website in the company of the Boris and Natasha of Kremlin buffs, veteran Ivy League Sovietologist Stephen F. 346 more words