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Punitive psychiatry: how Russian leaders deal with their opponents
As the Russian authorities continue to rachet up on the pressure on civil society and the public sphere, activists, journalists and bloggers are paying the price — through forced psychiatric detention.
Jul 15, 2017 - 9:41:57 AM
Who is Natalia Veselnitskaya: low-level lawyer or Kremlin power broker?
Is she a well-networked insider or a chancer who somehow managed to get a meeting with three top Trump advisers?
Jul 14, 2017 - 11:15:37 AM
Donald Trump is wrong. When Democrats were offered secret help by the Soviets, they refused.
Donald Trump Jr. appeared on Fox News's “Hannity” on July 11 to defend his meeting with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 presidential campaign, and his father jumped to his defense on Twitter.
Jul 14, 2017 - 10:51:06 AM
Trumps Mideast Peace Plan is Crashing Against Political Reality
Both Israelis and Palestinians are chafing under the Trump administration’s plans to revive the long-moribund peace process.
Jul 13, 2017 - 10:55:20 AM
Snakes on a Plane -- And Under the Capitol Dome
For the Republican majority, power trumps truth, and they’re all part of the racket.
Jul 13, 2017 - 10:52:24 AM