(1) Aslund Brutally Slams Putin in Moscow Times
(2) Two Russias, Now and Forever
(3) Shattering the "Powerful Russia" Illusion
(4) Annals of Putin's Plan
(5) Gaidar's New Book
NOTE: Check out our latest installment on Publius Pundit where we lay out the upcoming Duma election in a nutshell, and feel free to leave your comments as to whether we can expect Russians to do the right thing, or anything vaguely like it, in what may be their very last chance to do so.
NOTE: Estonian House announces the screening of a new film called "The Singing Revolution". Thursday December 13th at 6:30 pm, 243 East 34th Street, New York City. Wine and cheese included! Be there or be a totalitarian!