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Rafael Rojas: ¿Qué es un oligarca ruso?

En la historiografía marxista sobre América Latina, un oligarca era siempre un rico que debía su fortuna a la complicidad con el capital extranjero que saqueaba las riquezas nacionales. Valdría la pena preguntarse por el lugar de...

What Can We Expect of Vladimir Putin When He Is Scared?

A policeman in St. Petersburg, Russia, leads a young protester away from Saturday’s public demonstration against pension reform. If I know anything about Vladimir Putin, which I think I do, it’s that he is scared right now. If...

Dos espías enemistados: el presidente ruso y el oficial envenenado

Fotos familiares de Serguéi Skripal con su hija, Yulia, en los años ochenta, y con su esposa, Lyudmila, en 1972 Read in English MOSCÚ — Serguéi Skripal era un peón de poca monta. Así es como los funcionarios...

Russia and the far right’s cozy affair

The links among Vladimir Putin, President Trump, and segments of both the Republican Party and the American conservative movement seem bizarre. How can this be, given the Russian president’s KGB pedigree and a Cold War history during...

When Donald Met Vladimir: The Transcript

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin conferred privately in Helsinki, Finland, on Monday, with only interpreters present. Since then, speculation has been rife about the content of their discussion. The New York Times has obtained a transcript of...

World Cup 2018: The Moral Clarity of Pussy Riot’s Protest

As four members in Russian-police uniforms charged the field during the final, Pussy Riot became the only people to make a meaningful statement about Russian politics during the World Cup. Photograph by Daniel Malmberg / Getty On Sunday,...