FROM A SAFE DISTANCE: Misplaced Hopes for Political Change

FROM A SAFE DISTANCE: Misplaced Hopes for Political Change By Alexei Bayer Published: November 30, 2011 (Issue # 1685) Prime Minister Vladimir Putin was booed at a wrestling match a week ago, and Russia‚Äôs liberal intelligentsia felt encouraged. When Putin announced that he would seek another presidential term, disgust around the country was palpable. Over […]