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The American Mission to Save Russia

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Guest:

David Foglesong is a Professor of History at Rutgers University where he specializes in American-Russian relations. He’s the author of The American Mission and the Evil Empire. His most recent article is “The Perils of Prophecy: American Predictions About Russia’s Future Since 1881.”

Read my review of The American Mission from way back in 2007.

Music:

Revolting Cocks, “Something Wonderful,” Beers, Steers, and Queers, 1990.

Killing Joke, “America,” Outside the Gate, 1988.