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? (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 Iran (12:45)Dmitry Steshin in Komsomolskaya Pravda: A Maidan activist’s new public policy job at Facebook is a vatnik nightmare (17:23)Gleb Pavlovsky in the Carnegie Moscow Center: Russia meddles in other countries because it’s king of the global wormholes (25:37)Oleg Kashin in Republic: Vladislav Surkov’s personal mythology makes him the Kremlin’s indispensable man Read Kevin's summaries of these articles, as well as other trending op-eds and essays, by signing up for Meduza’s daily newsletter: this very podcastНу погоди, episode 14,Олег Анофриев, Бременские музыканты, “Говорят, мы бяки-буки,”

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