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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Shows about western terrorism in Crimea are aired alongside videos about Ukrainian shrines to Hitler
By Jade McGlynn
Many Russians, young or old, do not see the West as worthy of emulation
Russian politicians have sought to depict Russia’s global role as almost counter-revolutionary
We have failed to inflict a cost on the ruling elite of an almost three-decade-old dictatorship
The Kremlin’s plan to destabilize the West
Is Russia ready for life after Putin?
What TV is telling Russians — and why they believe it
The Belarus hijacking reveals the West’s complacency
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.