Russia

Let's Not Kid Ourselves: These Are Russian Soldiers in Ukraine (Video)
March 06, 2014

Not that we believed Putin anyway. But now we have proof he's lying.

Ukraine Crisis News Roundup: March 6
March 06, 2014

Crimea will vote on whether to become part of Russia, while the U.S. steps up sanctions.

Eastern Ukraine Is Still Fighting Its Past
Life under Stalin's long shadow
March 06, 2014

The country in crisis has yet to escape Stalin's long shadow.

Russians Will Always Be America's Favorite Villains. And Now They're Back.
March 05, 2014

The return of the obsolete, in American culture, can only register as corniness or nostalgia. So what are we to make of our cold war enemy's actions today?

Five Guidelines for America's Foreign Policy Towards Russia
March 05, 2014

Changing Russian policy is doable if the US is careful and adroit. 

Ukraine Crisis News Roundup: March 5
March 05, 2014

John Kerry's on the move, and Hillary Clinton compared Putin to Hitler.

Joining Internet Commenters Everywhere, Hillary Clinton Compares Putin to Hitler
March 05, 2014

Hillary Clinton reportedly compared Vladimir Putin to Hitler. The analogy is off, and also seems unpresidential (which isn't irrelevant in Clinton's case).

The Most Interesting Part of Abby Martin’s Outburst on Russia Today: Its Aftermath
March 05, 2014

Russia Today's image management team went totally off the rails.

The Increasingly Awkward Conservative Crush on Putin
Mad about Vlad!
March 04, 2014

Strong, mean, shirtless.

Pro-Russian Fighters Beat Our Ukrainian Students With Bats
A dispatch by two eastern Ukrainian teachers
March 04, 2014

The protesters who took over government buildings in Kharkiv on Monday could not help being pro-Russian, since they were Russians, brought from Russia by bus.

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