Even Vladimir Putin's Authoritarian Allies Are Fed Up With Russia's Crumbling Economy
January 18, 2015
It's “kind of like a party where no one wants to be, like one of those awful family lunches.”
The Three Worst Foreign Policy Predictions of 2014
December 31, 2014
Russia would never invade Ukraine, right?
Russia's Publishing Industry is Churning Out Revisionist Histories
November 19, 2014
Russia’s publishing industry is one of the few sectors of the country's economy that does not appear to be tanking.
Now That Russia Has Invaded Ukraine Again, Let's Stop Pretending a Ceasefire Ever Existed
November 12, 2014
The fighting has been raging for months.
While the world's attention has waned, Ukraine has only gotten worse.
The economic prognosis for Putin does not look good.
Ukraine's Election Wasn't Just a Win for Pro-Europeans. It Was a Win for Democracy Itself.
October 27, 2014
A year after the protests began, reforms might finally come.
I Was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Ukraine 20 Years Ago. Now I'm a War Reporter There. Here's What's Changed.
October 21, 2014
The change is astonishing.
Their Fears Are Coming True: People Are Disappearing in Crimea Now That Russia's in Charge
October 16, 2014
"We survived the communist times, Stalin, Lenin. We will survive this Putin too."
Europe Is on the Brink of Its First War in Decades. Here's What the West Must Do.
September 02, 2014
Bernard-Henri Levy lays out what we need to do.