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Chen: How the US ‘americanizing’ of Russia led to present day tensions

Sophie Chen, Op-Ed Contributor

February 27, 2018

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

Russia has Americans in a tizzy. Recent news of Russian troll farms and Facebook social engineering have many Americans calling for isolationism, protectionism and harder stances towards their long-time rival. Predictably,...

Former US ambassador speaks on Ukraine-Russia conflict

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

January 28, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Steven Pifer spoke to about 30 people on the crisis between Ukraine and Russia at the Buffett Center on Tuesday. When a Malaysia Airlines flight was shot down over Ukraine in July, a government-supported...

What does a Pussy Riot sound like?

David Lee, Blogger

February 12, 2014

Filed under Music, The Current

Two former members of Russian feminist group Pussy Riot headlined an international peace concert, talked in-depth with the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and gave what some consider the best interview ever on “The Colbert...