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Cassandra Who Cried Wolf, Or The Ungrateful Business Of Predicting Russia’s Future

(This piece originally appeared on Russia Beyond the Headlines) In May 2001, the Atlantic magazine went to print featuring an article soberly titled “Russia is finished.”  Summarizing his experience in living in Russia since 1993, the article’s author, Jeffrey Tayler, … Continue reading

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A Bumper Sticker Foreign Policy

In the recent (May/June) issue of The National Interest, Dimitri K. Simes writes about the lack of a serious conversation about the direction of U.S. foreign policy.  He points out that a vigorous debate about American mission in the world … Continue reading

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