Ethnic Tensions Flare in Moscow
show comments
  • jeburke

    I dunno. It’s a nasty business, to be sure, but I doubt there is any relationship historically between internal repression of disliked minorities and economic or cultural decline. And of course, it’s resurgent Russian nationalism that propels Putin’s political success and undergirds his assertive foreign policy. Mead may well have it backwards.

    • JDogg Snook

      Yeah, I don’t see how they draw their conclusion here

© The American Interest LLC 2005-2017 About Us Masthead Submissions Advertise Customer Service
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.