March 19: D-Day for Russia

The reality is that any leader in the Kremlin pursuing Russian national interests is likely to have points of friction with the United States—and we don’t […]

Russia: Rebirth of Stalinism?

Stalinism was criminal, costly and inefficient. Today’s Russia could meet the same fate. by Leonid Gozman ( August 1, 2017, Moscow, Sri Lanka Guardian) Today’s Russia […]

Putin the populist

Russia’s headlong rush into populism by Antoine Arjakovsky ( January 11, 2017, Moscow, Sri Lanka Guardian) It’s very possible that, in 2017, Donald Trump will attempt […]