Bookworm: 2018 Russia, 2008 Russia, 19th-century Russia, and America all star in the new novel by the author of ‘All the Sad Young Literary Men’
Czech Republic Denies Asylum to Russian Convicted of Mentioning the USSR’s Collaboration With the Nazis
Another instance of historical revisionism in Putin’s Russia
News of the News: How the ‘Trump-Russia collusion’ sausage gets made
A letter from a survivor of Assad’s chemical attacks about his encounter with Obama’s chief diplomat at the United Nations
New information casts the dossier he allegedly authored in a new light
News of the News: Why the timeline of the scandalous report that fuels Russiagate matters
A bishop close to Putin claims Czar Nicholas II may have been killed in a ritual slaying, a century-old canard blaming the Jews for regicide
Or is the whole thing just Vladimir Putin, trolling freely?
Did the U.S. choose to ignore the source of 1999 bombings that propelled the security-agency bureaucrat to the top post he has never relinquished?
Everyone’s favorite Twitter lunatic believes Bibi, the Mossad, and Chabad helped Russia steal the election for Donald Trump
News of the News: an oppo-research-for-hire outfit of former reporters tries to seed stories in the American press for global clients
News of the News: How the new sausage gets made
Putin Uses a Wave of Cyber-Attacks and a Political Assassination in Ukraine to Send a Message to the West
Military intelligence officer killed by car bomb in Kiev
Getting Trump elected was not Putin’s goal. The Kremlin just wanted to sow discord and delegitimize the United States’ democratic institutions. Mission accomplished?
How the once-sturdy institutions of our democracy—the press, the intelligence community, political parties—have been used to legitimize a conspiracy theory, and why those theories are so hard to disprove