Articles by James Goldgeier



Russian Roulette

Even the Kremlin had its doubts about Nikita Khrushchev during the most dangerous years of the Cold War, a new book by Aleksandr Fursenko and Timothy Naftali shows.

Russian Roulette

Even the Kremlin had its doubts about Nikita Khrushchev during the most dangerous years of the Cold War, a new book by Aleksandr Fursenko and Timothy Naftali shows.

Global Politics as a Zero-Sum Game

The debate is over: Russia is not a democracy. President Vladimir Putin has weakened checks and balances within the state, diminished political and legal transparency, and made it impossible for independent media, political parties or nongovernmental groups to flourish.

A Flawed Pragmatism