Charles Clover catalogs each of Putin’s references to Eurasianism and, in so doing, draws a picture of Putin’s policies that pose an existential threat to Russian democracy, the Ukraine and other former Soviet republics, to Crimea, to European unity, NATO, and liberal and democratic institutions everywhere.
Max J. Okenfuss
Max J. Okenfuss is Professor Emeritus of Washington University in St. Louis, where he taught Russian and European history for 47 years. He is former American Editor of the Jahrbuecher fuer Geschichte Osteuropas.
Posts by Max J. Okenfuss
The story of Delyte Morris and the Southern Illinois University he created is what Robert A. Harper calls “a story of unlikely success and a tragic end.” It does read like an American tragedy, somehow, based in a rustic start, ambition, ingenuity, and the fallibility of good intentions.