Trump Nixes Nixon: Where Watergate Goes to Die

May 12, 2017           |                                       

President Donald Trump at a news conference, at the White House in Washington, April 12, 2017. (Al Drago / The New York Times) Let’s you and I take a moment to square a few dented circles before we get so far down the rabbit hole that we start seeing invisible cats smiling at us in […]

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The Daily Vertical: Remembering Russia's First Web War

April 27, 2017           |                                       

The Power Vertical is a blog written especially for Russia wonks and obsessive Kremlin watchers by Brian Whitmore. It offers Brian’s personal take on emerging and developing trends in Russian politics, shining a spotlight on the high-stakes power struggles, machinations, and clashing interests that shape Kremlin policy today. Check out The Power Vertical Facebook page […]

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The Daily Vertical: The Tao Of Peskov

April 24, 2017           |                                       

The Power Vertical is a blog written especially for Russia wonks and obsessive Kremlin watchers by Brian Whitmore. It offers Brian’s personal take on emerging and developing trends in Russian politics, shining a spotlight on the high-stakes power struggles, machinations, and clashing interests that shape Kremlin policy today. Check out The Power Vertical Facebook page […]

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