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Articles by Richard Pipes
Why Russians Feel So Isolated and Hostile
26 December 12
People who are surprised by certain recurrences in Russian history apparently are not aware that popular culture changes very slowly, if at all.
Craving to Be a Great Power
15 July 09
In relations between sovereign nations, nothing is more important than understanding the culture of the countries with which one is dealing. Without this understanding, there can be tragic consequences.
Flight From Freedom
06 July 04
When the Communists were in power, we had no way of knowing what ordinary Russians thought because all the media, without exception, were controlled by the Communist Party and expressed its interests.
Uneasy West Shocked; Russia Shows Sympathy
05 January 00
Investigating Roots in Tsarist Russia
29 November 97