Trash Protests and Leninopad


Two short audio pieces from the Monterey Summer Symposium on Russia. “The Great Russian Trash Crisis” by Seth Farkas and  “An Empty Pedestal: Ukraine after Leninopad” by Sabrina Beaver.

War

Sorting Out South Ossetia

What happened in South Ossetia? The war may be over but questions linger.  Who started the war?  Was there ethnic cleansing of Georgians?  What role

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Levy Lies

Bernard-Henri Levy, France’s conservative philosophy guru, is a big fat liar.  As soon as war broke out in Georgia, Levy rushed there hoping to reproduce

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