Pogroms and Race Riots

Guests: Steven Zipperstein and Michael Pfeifer on anti-Jewish and anti-Black violence in Russia and the United States.

From Aliaska to Alaska

Guests: Bathsheba Demuth and Ilya Vinkoveysky on Russian and American colonialism and the environment in Alaska.

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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