Russia

SOVIET UNION

Summers in Soviet Russia

March 05, 2017 | This is the last of three articles by Anna Malyukova about her memories of the Soviet Union, where she grew up and lived. Anna’s account is not a detached political analysis of the situation in (...)

Anna Malyukova

SOVIET UNION

Everyday Life in the Soviet Union

February 27, 2017 | This is the second of three articles by Anna Malyukova about her memories of the Soviet Union, where she grew up and lived before its collapse. Anna’s account is not a detached political analysis (...)

Anna Malyukova

Childhood Memories from the Soviet Union

February 23, 2017 | This is the first of three articles by Anna Malyukova about her memories of the Soviet Union, where she grew up and lived before its collapse in 1989. Anna’s account is not a detached political (...)

Anna Malyukova

US-RUSSIA

Russian Hacks in Trump’s America

December 23, 2016 | Despite uncertainties about the hack, this situation reveals the correlation of political forces prior to Trump’s inauguration, a crisis within both political parties and tensions between the CIA (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

MIDDLE EAST

The Carnage of Aleppo

December 23, 2016 | Aleppo is a tragedy. Over a quarter million people have died in the confrontation between the rebels and the forces of the Syrian government.

Juan Cruz Ferre

TURKEY

Three Hypotheses on the Assassination of the Russian Ambassador to Turkey

December 20, 2016 | The assassination of Andrei Karlov, Russian Ambassador to Turkey, occurred against the backdrop of the civil war in Syria. In particular, it takes place amidst the dramatic turn of events (...)

Claudia Cinatti

GUEST POST - US ELECTIONS

Hillary Clinton’s New Cold War

October 12, 2016 | With Donald Trump’s campaign in shambles, Hillary Clinton is racing toward the Presidency. But her rhetoric contains a danger of deepening hostility toward Russia and dangerous saber-rattling over (...)

Wayne Deluca

INTERVIEW

Russian Truck Drivers on Strike

December 17, 2015 | They are fighting against a new tax that charges truckers for each kilometer they drive. In a sector where 80% are private trucks or tiny owners that hold two trucks at most, this new tax is (...)

Philippe Alcoy