Tag: The New Tsar

  • Heavyweight, Featherweight

    One thing you should know about Vladimir Putin:  he gives a good speech.  Probably you don’t know that he does. Here are three brief excerpts, from occasions that presumably every Russian remembers, more vividly than snippets in translation can convey. In September 2004, after the Beslan massacre, in which 334 hostages were killed by Chechen […]