The Russia Guy
The Russia Guy
Jun 6, 2019
E78: Five recent op-eds on ethnic riots, Iran dealing, Facebook, wormholes, and Surkov
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No interview today. Instead, Kevin reviews the following five op-eds/essays (timestamps below):(2:19)Oleg Kashin in Republic: Why hasn’t GRU veteran Nikita Belyankin’s murder sparked ethnic riots in Russia?https://republic.ru/posts/93868 (7:25)Vladimir Frolov in Republic: The U.S.-Israel-Russia summit is a chance for Moscow to find out what it's worth to Trump in Iranhttps://republic.ru/posts/93851 (12:45)Dmitry Steshin in Komsomolskaya Pravda: A Maidan activist’s new public policy job at Facebook is a vatnik nightmarehttps://www.kp.ru/daily/26986.4/4045597/ (17:23)Gleb Pavlovsky in the Carnegie Moscow Center: Russia meddles in other countries because it’s king of the global wormholeshttps://carnegie.ru/commentary/79222 (25:37)Oleg Kashin in Republic: Vladislav Surkov’s personal mythology makes him the Kremlin’s indispensable manhttps://republic.ru/posts/93796 Read Kevin's summaries of these articles, as well as other trending op-eds and essays, by signing up for Meduza’s daily newsletter:https://us10.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=ff4a009ba1f59d865f0301f85&id=5188608ad4Support this very podcast here:www.patreon.com/kevinrothrockMusic:Ну погоди, episode 14, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncHd3sxpEbo&t=7sОлег Анофриев, Бременские музыканты, “Говорят, мы бяки-буки,” www.youtube.com/watch?v=h-3wC7gkMDQ

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