Opposing autocracy | Al Jazeera

Russia is now the most aggressive enemy of democracy in the world. Oleksiy Honcharuk Around the world, autocrats are clinging to power and undermining democracy. To serve their own interests, some political leaders have destabilised democratic institutions and norms, paving their way to power, while still maintaining the illusion of democracy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwlDQL5fQKI We begin in… Continue lendo Opposing autocracy | Al Jazeera


Russia at war: what do Russians say? | DW documentary

When Putin launched an invasion of Ukraine, it sent shock waves through Europe. The West expected Russia would see mass protests against the war, but these never happened. The authorities have tightened their grip on dissent. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ZoBzUQCjq4 Filmmaker Demian von Osten has lived in Russia for almost five years. He’s seen how people throughout the… Continue lendo Russia at war: what do Russians say? | DW documentary

Putin and the presidents | Frontline PBS documentary

FRONTLINE investigates Russian President Vladimir Putin’s clashes with five American presidents as he’s tried to rebuild the Russian empire. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJI8XTa_DII Drawing on in-depth conversations with insiders from five U.S. presidential administrations, former U.S. intelligence leaders, diplomats, Russian politicians, authors and journalists, “Putin and the Presidents” reveals how the miscalculations and missteps of multiple American presidents… Continue lendo Putin and the presidents | Frontline PBS documentary