For today’s two-part episode, we take a look at Soviet media history and nuclear health effects. Our first guest is Christine Evans, professor of history at UW–Milwaukee, who sketches the history of television in the former Soviet Union and the role of media in contemporary Russian politics and culture. Next, we speak to Robert (Bob) […]
On today’s pledge drive edition, Esty does a deep dive into Donald Trump’s connections to Vladimir Putin and the Russian mafia with Craig Unger, author of House of Trump, House of Putin. Craig Unger is the former deputy editor of The New York Observer and editor-in-chief of Boston Magazine. He is a regular contributor at Vanity […]
Mike Whitney, a regular contributor to Counterpunch, joins Allen via phone to discuss some of his recent writings on the US “Great Game” in Asia and elsewhere; the broader context for understanding the increasing tensions in Russia, China, and North Korea.
What’s the latest news from Ukraine? What’s the current state of Ukrainian-Russian relations? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find out more.
What was the importance of the 1844 presidential election? What was the religious turmoil of the time? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
What happened during the last days of the Cold War? What were the impacts of the fall of the Soviet Union? Find out on this edition of APA!