Stephen F. Cohen is a professor emeritus at New York University and Princeton University. His Soviet Fates and Lost Alternatives: From Stalinism to the New Cold War and his The Victims Return: Survivors of the Gulag After Stalin are now in paperback.
Fallacies of US policy may be leading to war with Russia.
US fallacies may be leading to war with Russia.
Kiev’s siege of the Donbass, supported by the Obama administration, is escalating an already perilous crisis.
We may honorably disagree about how to resolve the crisis—but not about deeds that are rising to the level of war crimes.
The regime has repeatedly carried out artillery and air attacks on city centers, creating a humanitarian catastrophe—which is all but ignored by the US political-media establishment.
The Obama administration’s decision to isolate Russia, in a new version of “containment,” has met with virtually unanimous support from the political and media establishment.
In the name of ‘democracy,’ the West has unrelentingly moved its military, political and economic power ever closer to post-Soviet Russia.
How the American media misrepresent Putin, Sochi and Ukraine.